‘Ghostrider’ star to lead new thriller.

Nicolas Cage star is close to taking the lead in Bruce McDonald’s new supernatural thriller ‘Dark Highway,’ according to The Chronicle Herald.

All that is known about the project at the moment is the official logline, “Story follows a man being chased who is trying to get to a certain place in one day. He doesn’t know whether the situation is real or his imagination.”

McDonald (‘Pontypool’) will helm the $25 million movie from a screenplay penned by Christopher Kyle (‘Alexander,’ ‘K-19: The Widowmaker’).