Joe penna, director of Mads Mikkelsen starring Arctic, heads to outer space for the sci-fi thriller Stowaway, which EW learned today heads to Netflix on April 22, 2021.
The magazine is also heading to Mars with the first photos of the sci-fi thriller, revealing the cast that includes the likes of Hereditary‘s Toni Collette other Anna kendrick (A simple favor), next to Daniel dae kim (Hellboy) Y Shamier anderson (“Wynonna Earp”).
In the film …
“On a mission heading to Mars, an unwitting stowaway (Anderson) accidentally causes severe damage to the spacecraft’s life support systems. Facing increasingly scarce resources and a potentially disappointing outcome, a medical researcher (Kendrick) emerges as the only dissenting voice against the clinical logic of both its commander (Collette) and the ship’s biologist (Kim). “
“I’ve never read anything like this,” says Collette. EW. “It’s contained and the characters are confined, but the issues that arise, moral and otherwise, are vast and open.”
“These amazing people basically sit on a bomb and get thrown into the unknown in the name of science and exploration,” added Collette. “There are so many points where the mission can go wrong. It’s okay until it is. Then it becomes a moral dilemma before transmission to absolute survival. It’s petrifying. “
Look at some first images …