Halle Berry will star in the feature The Mothership for Netflix and MRC Film.
Writer Matthew Charman (Bridge of Spies, Operation Finale) will make his directorial debut with the picture. Charman was nominated for an Academy Award for his Bridge of Spies screenplay with Joel and Ethan Cohen.
The sci-fi adventure follows Sara Morse (Berry) one year after her husband mysteriously vanished from their rural farm. When she discovers a strange, extraterrestrial object underneath their home, Sara and her kids embark on a race to find their husband, father and most importantly — the truth.
Academy Award winning actress Berry will next star in the Netflix original film Bruised, her feature directorial debut.
MRC Film most recently released the Oscar nominated film Knives Out from writer/director Rian Johnson and The Lovebirds starring Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae with Netflix.