The two actors will star as father and son in the film, which also stars Chad Michael Murray
The story revolves around a top-secret resort for retired U.S. intelligence officers. A group of criminals led by Balzary (Murray) breach the compound, hellbent on revenge on Robert (Willis), forcing the retired officer and his son (Metcalfe) to save the day.
Set up as a trilogy, the first film kicked off production today (May 3) in Puerto Rico, and is set for a back to back film shoot, with the third film happening at a later date.
The Fortress was developed by Emmett/Furla Films co-CEO Randall Emmett and Emile Hirsch and the scripts were written by Alan Horsnail.
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