|Directed by||Aaron Schneider|
|Produced by||Gary Goetzman|
|Screenplay by||Tom Hanks|
|Based on||The Good Shepherd|
by C. S. Forester
|Distributed by||Sony Pictures Releasing|
Greyhound is an upcoming war film directed by Aaron Schneider and starring Tom Hanks, who also serves as writer and producer. It is based on The Good Shepherd by C. S. Forester. The film will be released on March 22, 2019.
During World War II, an international convoy of 37 Allied ships, led by Commander Ernest Krause, cross the treacherous North Atlantic while being hotly pursued by wolf packs of German U-boats.
- Tom Hanks as Commander Ernest Krause, USN
- Stephen Graham
- Elisabeth Shue as Eva Krause
- Rob Morgan
- Tom Brittney
- Karl Glusman
- Lee Norris
- Manuel Garcia-Rulfo
- Chet Hanks
- Devin Druid
- Michael Benz
- Joseph Poliquin
- Dave Davis
- Grayson Russel
- Casey Bond
- Adam Aalderks
- Parker Wierling
- Keon Motakhavari
- Will Pullen
- Travis Quinten
- Travis Pryzblsky
- Alex Kramer
It was announced in September 2016 that Tom Hanks was writing a screenplay about a World War II Navy destroyer. Hanks would also star in the film. In February 2017, Aaron Schneider was brought on to direct, and Sony Pictures acquired the distribution rights.
Pre-production photography took place in January 2018 at sea on board HMCS Montréal, a frigate of the Royal Canadian Navy. In March 2018, Stephen Graham, Elisabeth Shue, Rob Morgan, Karl Glusman, and Manuel Garcia-Rulfo were cast, and filming had commenced in Louisiana, including aboard the USS Kidd in Baton Rouge.
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