Liam Hemsworth has signed on to star in “Aurora Rising” to play a surfer turned fighter pilot.
The film will center around a surfer from Southern California who is recruited to be a fighter pilot to test out “a new generation of aircraft amid international conflict.”
“Aurora Rising” is based on a screenplay titled “A Man Apart” by Christian Gudegast and will be produced by Alexandra Milchan.
Relativity Media will be distributing the film. They will also be releasing Hemsworth starrer “Paranoia” on August 16.
In the meantime, Hemsworth has been at the Cannes Film Festival to celebrate the highly anticipated “Hunger Games: Catching Fire.”