The plot details have not been released, but the film which is being directed by Cory Finley, will feature a screenplay by Mike Makowsky.
Jackman was most recently seen on screen in the musical hit The Greatest Showman. The film has grossed over $400 million, and was nominated for the best original song for its "This Is Me" at this year's Oscars.
Makowsky, Fred Berger (La La Land fame), Brian Kavanaugh Jones, Eddie Vaisman, Julia Lebedev and Oren Moverman are producing the film, reported the Hollywood Reporter.(ANI)