Sony Pictures acquires ASTRO!
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment have acquired ASTRO. The Film will be released on DVD June 5, 2018.
Sci-fi thriller Astro, featuring Gary Daniels (The Expendables), Dominique Swain (Boone: The Bounty Hunter) and Marshal Hilton (Primal Rage), bows at Cannes in May before hitting home ent platforms in July.
Film, directed by Asif Akbar and written by Akbar and Bernard Selling, tells of a billionaire’s private space exploration program returning to Earth with an abducted extra-terrestrial from a newly discovered alien planet.
Louis Mandylor, Max Wasa, Omi Vaidya, Luke G. Crosby, Orson Chaplin, Gianni Capaldi, Spice Williams-Crosby, Courtney Akbar, Christopher Showerman and Michael Pare also star.
Film receives a DVD release domestically in the U.S. and North America through eOne and ITN Distribution this July.
Asif Akbar and Bernard Selling are currently finishing the Astro book series based on the movie, it’ll be released on Amazon in July.
“We are excited to create and introduce a new modern day science-fiction franchise to the world”, says Akbar.