Lizzy Caplan once battled a giant alien in Cloverfield and will now battle extraterrestrials opposite Michael Pena in Universal and Good Universe’s sci-fi thriller Extinction, Variety reports.
The site reports that Caplan will play Pena’s wife in the film, which follows a man trying to save his family from an alien invasion.
Ben Young, who will see his Hounds of Love premiere at SXSW, directs from a screenplay by Eric Heisserer (who was most recently nominated for his script on Arrival), Spenser Cohen and Bradley Caleb Kane.
Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman of Mandeville will produce. Mandeville’s Alexander Young of will executive produce, alongside Nathan Kahane and Joe Drake of Good Universe. Anna Halberg, will serve as co-producer.