BRITISH ACTRESS Gugu Mbatha-Raw is set to star in the sci-fi thriller God Particle alongside Selma star David Oyelowo, according to Variety.
Star Wars director J.J. Abrams is set to put his name on the project alongside Julius Onah.
God Particle centres on a team of astronauts who make a terrifying discovery that challenges all they know about the fabric of reality, as they desperately fight for their survival.
It is due for release in Feb 2017.
Gugu most recently appeared as Will Smith’s wife in Concussion and has the Civil War drama Free State of Jones, opposite Matthew McConaughey, bowing this summer.
She can be seen next in Disney’s 2017 live-action Beauty and the Beast adaptation.