Will Smith is set to star in adventure movie City That Sailed.
The After Earth star has been linked to the 20th Century Fox project since 2010 but is now officially on board, reported Deadline.
The 45-year-old actor will also be a producer on the film through his Overbrook Entertainment company.
Night At The Museum filmmaker Shawn Levy is to direct the movie from a script by Audrey Wells.
The film will follow a dad and his daughter who are in Manhattan when the island breaks loose and starts drifting across the Atlantic. Will is set to play the father, but it is not yet known who will play the daughter.