Halle Berry will star in Moonfall, the latest sci-fi disaster picture from Roland Emmerich.
Berry joins Josh Gad in the thriller. Emmerich will direct the film. He also co wrote it with Harold Kloser and Spenser Cohen, who wrote 2012.
The plot: The moon is knocked from its orbit by a mysterious force and is on a collision course with Earth. A group is sent on a mission to the moon to stop it and to save humanity.
Gad is playing an eccentric genius who discovers that the moon has fallen out of its orbit. Berry will play an former astronaut, now NASA administrator, whose previous mission may hold a clue into why the moon fell out of orbit.
Lionsgate is eyeing for a 2021 release.