Release Date: 2012-10-26
Distributors: 20th Century Fox
Directors: Curtis Hanson
Film Genre(s): Biopic (Biography)
SYNOPSISScripted by Kario Salem and Brandon Hooper and based on the true story of surfing icon Jay Moriarty, this film (formally titled Mavericks) tells the story of a young man's quest to surf Northern California's most dangerous wave, and the local legend who takes him under his wing. What begins as a mentorship turns into a unique lifelong bond, as the two unlikely friends discover that there is nothing more powerful than pushing your limits and chasing a nearly impossible dream.
- Variety reports that Leven Rambin has signed on to play the female lead opposite Gerard Butler and Jonny Weston in this biopic being directed by Curtis Hanson. - 2011-09-20