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The film is an adaptation of Laura Hillenbrand's bestselling book about the incredible true story of American track star Louis Zamperini.
Gleeson and Wittrock will play Phil and Mac, both of whom are stranded at sea with Louie on a life raft for 28 days when their plane is gunned down.
Jolie is producing with Matthew Baer, Erwin Stoff and Clayton Townsend, while Mick Garris will executive produce.
On ALL MY CHILDREN, Damon was revealed to be the son of Tad Martin with his 1980s love Hillary Wilson.