Maika Monroe (“Independence Day: Resurgence,” “It Follows”) and Ed Skrein (“Deadpool,” “The Transporter Refueled”) have signed on to star in Federico D’ Alessandro’s sci-fi thriller “TAU” at Waypoint Entertainment and BLOOM.
Noga Landau will pen the film in which Monroe plays a street-smart grifter who becomes the latest victim kidnapped and held captive in a fatal experiment inside a futuristic smart house.
The only thing standing in the way of her freedom is TAU, an advanced artificial intelligence developed by her captor Alex (Skrein) and one with a battalion of drones at its command. She must soon connect to TAU and win her freedom before she suffers the same fate as the previous subjects.
David S. Goyer,Russell Ackerman, John Schoenfelder and Kevin Turen will produce.