Ed Harris and Woody Harrelson are set to star in a new firefighting drama called '3000 Degrees' for '28 Days Later' and 'Trainspotting' director Danny Boyle.

The Hollywood Reporter says that the film is based on the Sean Flynn book '3000 Degrees: The True Story of a Deadly Fire and the Men Who Fought It'.

The book tells the story of a huge fire that claimed the lives of six firefighters in Massachusetts in 1999.

It is reported that 'Big Fish' star Billy Crudup is also in talks about a role in the film.