Fox has picked up Doomsday Protocol, an original spec script by Shane Salerno, says The Hollywood Reporter.
Plot details are being kept under wraps, but it is known to be an epic sci-fi adventure in the vein of The Seven Samurai involving a group of aliens and humans with various abilities who are brought together to save Earth.
Fox’s Alex Young developed the project with Salerno and will oversee.
Salerno’s credits include Alien vs. Predator: Requiem, Ghost Rider, Shaft and Armageddon.