Wyatt Russell and Jovan Adepo to Star in WWII Thriller ‘OVERLORD’
Black Mirror‘s Wyatt Russell and Fences and The Leftovers star Jovan Adepo are set to star in OVERLORD, an upcoming World War II film from Paramount Pictures. J.J Abrams will produce. Julius Avery will direct from a script by Billy Ray and Mark Smith.
The film is described as the following:
On the eve of D-Day, a group of American paratroopers are dropped behind enemy lines to carry out a mission crucial to the invasion’s success, but as they approach their target, they begin to realize there is more going on in this Nazi-occupied village than a simple military operation. They find themselves fighting against supernatural forces, part of a Nazi experiment.
Production begins this May in the UK.