Having lived in Florida, I can attest to one thing… it’s not all sunshine and happiness. Sweltering heat, gigantic bugs, chicks with sideburns, and thunderstorms from hell are just a few of the state’s horrors. Taryn Manning is about to find out about a few more.
Variety reports that Manning is set to star in the indie survivalist thriller The Shallows, set in the Florida Everglades.
Production is scheduled to begin next month in Florida with Noah Haeussner, Michael Raimondi and Sean Reycraf producing. Rupert Smith (Man vs. Wild) is set to direct.
The story centers on five friends who venture into the Florida Everglades for what promises to be an exciting trip that quickly turns deadly as they struggle to survive the horrors of the natural environment around them.
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