Relativity Headed ‘Out Of This World’ With ‘Hector’ Helmer

EXCLUSIVE: After opening alien family pic Earth To Echo last month, Relativity Media is embarking on a new intergalactic mission with Out Of This World. Unlike acquisition title Echo, which originated at Disney, Relativity’s aboard this one early. The studio will produce and distribute the sci-fi adventure about a youngster named Gardner, who’s raised in secret by scientists on a Mars colony after the death of his astronaut mother. Sixteen years later, he goes from the Red Planet to Earth and hits the road traveling across America with a young woman, in search of the father he never knew. Out Of This World is written by Rock Of Ages and Wall Street 2 scribe Allan Loeb. Peter Chelsom (Serendipity, Shall We Dance?) is in negotiations to direct after helming and co-writing his most recent project for Relativity, the September 19 comedy-drama Hector And The Search For Happiness. (more…)

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