The actor will also star in Pieces, a film which centres on three best friends who change the course of their lives by intercepting a drug run.

Kitsch will reunite with his Lone Survivor producers Randall Emmett and George Furla as well as director Peter Berg for the project, with all four set to serve as producers as well.

Kitsch has a long relationship with Berg, who directed him in sci-fi action film Battleship and critically acclaimed teen drama Friday Night Lights.