Toronto Start For "The Colony" - February 22, 2012

Further to our Toronto Film Production Update here, actor Laurence Fishburne ("The Matrix") will star in the $16 million Canadian sci fi thriller, "The Colony", starting in Toronto February 22 and shooting through to March 30.

Kevin Zegers has also been cast in the film, following a group of underground survivors after the next 'Ice Age' that fend off an invasion of feral humanoid predators.

Jeff Renfroe will direct based on a screenplay he co-wrote with Patrick Tarr, Pascal Trottier and Svet Rouskov.

Paul Barkin is producing the film for Alcina Pictures, Item 7 and Mad Samurai Productions.

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