McConaughey Teams Up With McG For American Football Film
Actor MATTHEW McCONAUGHEY has teamed up with CHARLIE'S ANGELS director McG for a new feature film about a college American football team killed in a plane crash.
THE OC producer McG will also finance the film, based on the true story of a plane crash involving members of the Marshall University football team from West Virginia. The 1970 plane crash killed nearly all the members of the football team and coaching staff from the school.
The untitled film is scheduled to start shooting this spring (06) on location in West Virginia and will film on the Marshall University campus.