Trailer for Curtis Hanson and Michael Apted's Chasing Mavericks debuts in HD. Gerard Butler leads the cast
Pic from 20th Century Fox which opens October 26th, get a first trailer. The story tells of the late Jay Moriarity and his quest to ride the iconic Northern California break known as Mavericks. Here, winter swells bring in treacherous waves the size of five-story buildings.
Moriarty trained with his mentory Frosty Hesson for more than a year and the two forged a unique relationship that changed both their lives. Moriarity's story is one of inspiration to surfers worldwide who have coined the phrase, "Live like Jay."
Moriarty died in 2001 in a diving accident in the Maldive Islands.
Kario Salem wrote the previous draft. Hanson's other credits include "L.A. Confidential and "8 Mile." He is attached to direct "Gemini Man" for Jerry Bruckheimer and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Chasing Mavericks Trailer in HD (Catch it lower res here)