Star Trek’s Chris Pine in talks to join Denzel Washington in “Unstoppable”

Star Trek’s Chris Pine is negotiating to star alongside Denzel Washington in “Unstoppable”.

Directed by Tony Scott,  Pine will play a young conductor who jumps into a locomotive with an experienced engineer (Washington) in chase of a runaway train that carries a cargo of toxic chemicals.

The film is loosely inspired by real events with Mark Bomback penning the script.

Production will begin in August for summer 2010 release.