Rising British filmmaker Julian Gilbey has been signed for the sci-fi action thriller “Offworld” reports Empire.
Producer Lloyd Levin calls the project a “pedal-to-the-metal safari movie set on an alien planet. There’s lots of nasty creatures – some even on the good guys’ side”. David Leslie Johnson (“Orphan,” “The Walking Dead”) penned the script.
Levin signed on Gilbey after seeing his just released mountaineering thriller “A Lonely Place To Die” about five climbers in the Scottish Highlands who come upon a young Serbian girl whose been kidnapped. Those responsible pursue them as they try to get the girl to safety.