"Cabin" Director To Helm "The Martian"

By Garth Franklin Thursday May 16th 2013 11:44AM

"The Cabin in the Woods" director Drew Goddard is in negotiations to pen and helm "The Martian" for Fox.

The story is based on the e-book by Andy Weir and follows an astronaut who becomes stranded on Mars.

He must figure out how to survive long enough to return to Earth. Simon Kinberg and Aditya Sood are producing.

Source: The Wrap