Liam Hemsworth has been cast as the lead in Relativity Media’s romantic drama Timeless, which Salt director Phillip Noyce will helm. Bill Kelly (Enchanted) wrote the screenplay, which follows a man’s efforts to develop a scientific breakthrough that will turn back time after his wife dies.
Sunil Perkash and Relativity CEO Ryan Kavanaugh are producing; Relativity co-president Tucker Tooley is an executive producer.
Repped by WME and ROAR, Hemsworth will next be seen in The Hunger Games in March and The Expendables 2 in August. He last appeared in the 2010 romantic drama The Last Song.
The UTA-repped Noyce most recently directed Salt and Catch a Fire.
The WME-repped Kelly also penned Premonition.
Relativity’s recent releases include Haywire, Immortals and Machine Gun Preacher.