Anna Kendrick Making Her Way Into the Sci-Fi World
The XYZ films are all set to bring a sci-fi thrilled to the screens titled Stowaway. And none other than Anna Kendrick has signed up to star in it. At this week’s AFM, XYZ and CAA Media Finance will introduce the project. Co-scripted by Penna and Morrison, Stowaway will be directed by Penna as well. The YouTube stars who turned into filmmakers Joe Penna and Ryan Morrison are the creative time behind this sci-fi thriller.
Anna Kendrick Signs For ‘Stowaway’
The upcoming sci-fi movie that stars Anna Kendrick has a very interesting plot. It follows the crew of a spaceship that is headed to Mars. And soon after takeoff, they discover an accidental stowaway. But now they are too far from Earth to return, and their resources are dripping away slowly. Just then, their medical researched which will be played by Anna Kendrick rises as the only dissenting voice against the entire group which has already decided upon a grim outcome.
The movie will be produced by XYZ along with RISE Pictures and augenschein Filmproduktion. At the upcoming American Film Market, CAA Media Finance will be responsible for financing and sales. After Arctic, Stowaway marks the second collaboration between XYZ and Penna and Morrison. And surely, this one will achieve as many heights as the previous movie from the duo did.
Anna Kendrick is best known for her Oscar-nominated role in Up in the Air. And also for her terrific performance in the Pitch Perfect franchise. Other than that, she plays the lead in the thriller A Simple Favor which is now on big screens. The movie also stars Blake Lively and has earned almost $53 billion ever since it debuted in September.
Anna Kendrick is repped by CAA and Morris Yorn. Seeing her star in a sci-fi movie like Stowaway which comes from a very talented duo will surely be a treat!