Djimon Hounsou will also topline the film, set in an underground cryogenic facility after a nuclear fall-out renders the atmosphere unbreathable.
Robert Kirkman has conquered comics and has taken television by storm with The Walking Dead. Now he is setting his sights on movies.
Kirkman is producing Air, a sci fi thriller to which Norman Reedus, one of the breakout actors on Walking Dead, and Djimon Hounsou have signed on to topline, The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively. Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions is in final negotiations to acquire the project.