T Bone Burnett (Crazy Heart, Inside Llewyn Davis, True Detective, Walk the Line) is set to compose music for the upcoming adventure drama Everest. The film is directed by Doug Liman (The Bourne Identity, Edge of Tomorrow) and will star Ewan McGregor, Mark Strong and Sam Heughan. The movie is inspired by the novel Paths of Glory by Jeffrey Archer and tells the true story of English mountaineer George Mallory who took part in the first three British expeditions to climb Mount Everest. Sheldon Turner (Up in the Air, X-Men: First Class) wrote the screenplay. Liman is also producing the project with Jennifer Klein. Everest is set to start shooting in the UK and Italy in January of next year.