"Heaven's Shadows" Cast On Goyer

By Garth Franklin Tuesday August 24th 2010 11:10AM

Warner Bros. Pictures has acquired the film rights to a science fiction novel trilogy co-written by David Goyer and Michael Cassutt reports Deadline.

The trilogy begins with the discovery of what seems to be a breakaway meteor headed for Earth. As governments compete to intercept the object, astronauts make a discovery which leads to an encounter with dangerous alien forces

Goyer will produce and adapt the script from the first book in the series entitled "Heaven's Shadow" which will be published next Summer. The following two books "Heaven's War" and "Heaven's Fall" will be released annually.