‘Deepwater Horizon’: Mark Wahlberg Fights to Survive in New Trailer

Mark Wahlberg

Lionsgate has the full trailer for Peter Berg’s upcoming disaster movie Deepwater Horizon, which stars Mark Wahlberg as real-life hero Mike Williams.

The second trailer introduces a few of the other rig workers and BP employees, including Dylan O’Brien (still recovering from The Maze Runner injury) as Caleb Holloway, Kurt Russell as Jimmy Harrell, Gina Rodriguez as Andrea Fleytas, and John Malkovich as Donald Vidrine. Kate Hudson plays Wahlberg’s wife.

Deepwater Horizon opens on September 30. It seems like they’re glorifying one of the worst environmental disasters in United States history. Check out the new trailer below to see for yourself.

On April 20th, 2010, one of the world’s largest man-made disasters occurred on the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico. Directed by Peter Berg (Lone Survivor), this story honors the brave men and women whose heroism would save many on board, and change everyone’s lives forever.

Peter Berg (Lone Survivor, Battleship) is directing the screenplay written by Matthew Sand and Matthew Michael Carnahan (The Kingdom). The screenplay is based upon the 2010 New York Times article Deepwater Horizon’s Final Hours by David Barstow, David Rohde and Stephanie Saul. Lorenzo di Bonaventura (Transformers, RED) and Mark Vahradian (Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, RED) are producing for di Bonaventura Pictures along with Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson, David Womark (Life of Pi) for Closest to the Hole and Leverage Entertainment. The film is executive produced by Jeff Skoll and Jonathan King at Participant Media.