EXCLUSIVE: Max Martini (Pacific Rim), Brianna Hildebrand (Deadpool), LaMonica Garrett (1883) and Linda Hamilton (The Terminator) lead cast in under-the-radar sci-fi action movie Osiris, which quietly wrapped shoot at the end of last year.
XYZ Films has come aboard for world sales on the project written by William Kaufman and Paul Reichelt and directed by William Kaufman (The Channel).
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In the film, a team of Special Forces commandos are in the middle of an operation when they’re abducted by a mysterious spacecraft. When they wake up aboard the ship, they quickly discover they are being hunted by a merciless alien race.
Above is a first-look image from the project, which marks Terminator icon Hamilton’s first movie in five years.
Paul Reichelt serves as executive producer and the film was produced by Jon Wroblewski and Christian Sosa of Roosevelt Film Lab, Andrew and Isaac Lewis of Denton Film, and Max Martini. The film completed shooting in New Orleans late last year and XYZ Films will introduce the project to buyers at next week’s EFM.
Martini is best known for his roles in Pacific Rim, 13 Hours, Captain Phillips, and TV series The Unit. He is currently filming and starring in LA GRIT co-starring Tyrese Gibson.
Hildebrand co-starred in the billion-dollar franchise films Deadpool and Deadpool 2 for 20th and Marvel Studios and will next be seen in Deadpool 3. Additionally, she has starred in Playing With Fire for Paramount and in television she starred in Trinkets for Netflix, The Exorcist for FOX and the final season of Lucifer for Netflix. Garrett has been seen in Paramount+’s 1883 and Amazon’s The Terminal List. He is currently on Paramount +’s Special Ops: Lioness.
Hamilton is best known for her portrayal of Sarah Connor in The Terminator franchise. Her credits also include TV series Beauty and the Beast, movie Dante’s Peak and recent series Resident Alien. She will next be seen in the final season of Stranger Things.
“XYZ Films is the perfect partner who shares our sentiment for iconic alien thrillers much like we all grew up with, standing in line at the theaters to watch with state-of-the-art creature designs and visual effects that thrill audiences everywhere. We didn’t hold back our nostalgia for the genre, and teaming up again with Max Martini alongside the legendary Linda Hamilton was a huge gift for this movie. We can’t wait to show the world and wrap post-production this spring.” said the producers.
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