The film will be called Sully and it is based on the book written by Chesley and the late Jeffrey Zaslow.
The story “takes a closer look at the man who became a national hero after his plane began to malfunction shortly after takeoff and he was forced to take drastic measures in order to save all those on the plane,” according to Variety.
This won’t be the first time Tom has played a famous captain. He was recently nominated for many awards for his work in Captain Phillips!
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