Ron Howard’s upcoming project, big-budget film Thirteen Lives is currently in pre-production on the Gold Coast.

Thirteen Lives is about the 2018 Thai cave rescue.

The Courier Mail reports that on Monday, Screen Queensland announced they had partnered with talent development company ‘Impact Creative Systems’ to employ 4 QLD screen professionals, who will earn close to $17,000 for a three month project.

Ron Howard and Brian Grazer founded the production company ‘Imagine Entertainment’ in 1985 and have produced Academy Award-winning films such as A Beautiful MindApollo 13 and 8 Mile.

The four successful Queenslanders will have their experience on the film documented through social media updates and video diaries as part of a digital campaign!

Thirteen Lives is estimated to employ an additional 275 cast and crew and inject around $45 million into the Queensland economy.

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Applications close 14 February 2021.

This article originally appeared in The Courier Mail.