Black Panther actress Letitia Wright and Star Wars actor John Boyega will star in Maintain Again the Stars, a Sci-Fi love story, in accordance to The Hollywood Reporter.
The movie is an adaptation of the 2017 novel of the identical identify by Katie Khan. The story focuses on Carys (Wright) and Max (Boyega) who turn into trapped in area with solely 90 minutes value of oxygen and use it to recall their love affair on Earth.
Maintain Again the Stars will likely be scripted by Christy Corridor and directed by Mike Cahill, the filmmaker accountable for the sci-fi drama, I Origins (2014).
Effectively, I see that secret I used to be so anxiously retaining is out. Hooray! Some completely dream casting for my novel, Maintain Again the Stars, right here (BESIDE MYSELF WITH EXCITEMENT) ✨ @TransworldBooks @GalleryBooks https://t.co/UvjLLcNIpq
— Katie Khan (@katie_khan) November 9, 2018
Khan shared her enthusiasm concerning the upcoming rework of her e book, which was revealed in 2017 by Simon & Schuster.
“Effectively, I see that secret I used to be so anxiously retaining is out,” the writer tweeted. “Hooray! Some completely dream casting for my novel, Maintain Again the Stars, right here (BESIDE MYSELF WITH EXCITEMENT).”
Boyega and Wright grew up in Britain and took drama courses collectively. They’re now the rising stars of Black Hollywood.
The Stars Wars actor will reappear as Finn, the primary Black stormtrooper, in Episode IX in the epic area opera franchise and can voice Bigwig in the miniseries model of Watership Down.
“Individuals like to relate to themselves on display screen,” Boyega advised TIME in Nov. 2017. “I feel it’s necessary we see everyone. Motion pictures are about creativeness and other people making universes and worlds in which we would like to discover and inside that has to be a mirrored image on our world, and sadly, our world is just not one colour.”
The Emmy-nominated actress lately stated that her Christian religion helped her out of a depressive bout in 2015. The “very darkish place” led her to ponder leaving the performing enterprise.
Wright will reprise her function as Shuri, the neatest character in the Marvel Universe, in the sequel to the worldwide field workplace hit, Black Panther.’
Maintain Again the Stars is a love story with a robust message in accordance to Boyega. There are not any particulars on a pending launch date.