Laurence Fishburne and Kevin Zegers Take A Bite Out Of ‘The Colony’

Laurence Fishburne (Contagion, Predators, Event Horizon) is in final negotiation to star in The Colony, a $16 million Canadian indie feature scheduled to shoot in Toronto through March 30, reports THR.

Frozen and Vampire star Kevin Zegers is also near to joining the cast for the sci-fi thriller “about a group of underground survivors after the next Ice Age fending off an invasion of feral cannibals.

Jeff Renfroe is now directing The Colony, based on a script he co-wrote with Patrick Tarr, Pascal Trottier and Svet Rouskov.

Producers are keeping the cast list under wraps until production gets underway in Toronto on February 22.