‘Invictus’ Scribe to Work on ‘Deep Sea Cowboys’

DreamWorks picture is based on Wired article on salvage crew trying to save capsized cargo ship.

Last Updated: November 25, 2009 @ 11:25 AM

Anthony Peckham has been hired to work on the script for DreamWorks Studios’ action project "Deep Sea Cowboys."

Peckham, who wrote "Invictus" and co-wrote "Sherlock Holmes," will bring his take to adapting Joshua Davis’ Wired article about a salvage crew trying to save a capsized Japanese cargo ship.

Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci ("Eagle Eye") are producing through their K/O Prods.

Read more in the Hollywood Reporter.