Zack Snyder’s Sci-Fi Epic ‘Rebel Moon’ Has Started Filming

Next from Zack Snyder and Netflix is it sci-fi epic Rebel Moonand Snyder took to Twitter this week to let his fans know that filming is now underway.

Snyder also has our first look at Djimon Hounsou in Rebel Moonwhich you’ll find in the tweet below, along with a few other behind-the-scenes shots from the set.

In addition to directing, Snyder also co-wrote the script with Shay HattenArmy of the Dead) and Kurt Johnstad300† The film has been dubbed “an epic sci-fi fantasy.”

Here’s the plot synopsis for Zack Snyder’s Rebel Moon

“A peaceful colony on the edge of the galaxy is threatened by the armies of a tyrannical regent named Balisarius. Desperate humans send a young woman with a mysterious past to seek out warriors from neighboring planets to help them take a stand.”

Charlie Hunnam, Djimon Hounsou, Doona Bae Ray FisherSofia BoutellaRupert FriendStuart Martin, Jena Malone, Staz Nair, E. Duffy, Charlotte Maggiand Sky Yang star.

Michiel Huisman (“The Haunting of Hill House”), Cary ElwesSawCorey Stoll (“The Strain”), and Alfonso Herrera (“The Exorcist”) recently joined the cast of the ensemble.

“This is me growing up as an Akira Kurosawa fan, a Star Wars fan,” Zack Snyder recently told The Hollywood Reporter† “It’s my love for sci-fi and a huge adventure. I hope this also becomes a huge IP and a universe that can be built out.”

THR recently noted that the story was originally a Star Wars pitch!

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