Jamie Foxx joined the cast of Netflix’s untitled sci-fi flick alongside Joseph Gordon-Levitt, which long-time collaborators Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman are directing.
The film’s storylines is being kept under wraps. Eric Newman and Bryan Unkeless’ Screen Arcade will produce as part of their first look deal with Netflix.
Newman who participated in Oscar-nominated productions like Children of Men and Zack Snyder’s reboot of Dawn of The Dead, has a longstanding relationship with the streaming service. He is the writer, showrunner, and executive producer of Narcos, and was involved in the second original series, Hemlock Grove.
Jamie Foxx is currently shooting the courtroom drama, Just Mercy opposite Michael B. Jordan and Brie Larson for director Destin Cretton. Foxx is set to star in Lionsgate’s Robin Hood on Nov. 21 and his Fox show Beat Shazam, which he serves as EP and hosts, was recently renewed for a third season.