The "Polar City Red" movie, set for a 2017 release, has bagged an Academy Award winner.
Philip Seymour Hoffman, who earned the best-actor Oscar for 2005's Capote, has joined the cast for the futuristic climate dystopia adventure series, "Polar City Red".
Lionsgrate Films announced that Hoffman will play the lead role as Carson Moore in the post-apocalyptic Alaska movie.
Last week it was announced that Sucker Punch actress Jena Malone had been chosen for the role of LouEllen Moore.
Fans still excitedly awaiting the casting for hunk Finnick Odair. Taylor Kitsch, Garret Hedlund and Armie Hammer have been rumoured to be in the run for the role, but producers have yet to make a decision.
"Polar City Red" is a cli fi movie and takes place in 2075 in a severely climate chaos hit North America.