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Netflix Takes Most Of The World On Joe Penna Sci-Fi ‘Stowaway’ With Anna Kendrick, Toni Collette, Daniel Dae Kim & Shamier Anderson

Netflix Takes Most Of The World On Joe Penna Sci-Fi ‘Stowaway’ With Anna Kendrick, Toni Collette, Daniel Dae Kim & Shamier Anderson

Exclusive: Netflix has inked a multimillion-dollar deal for near-global rights to sci-fi survival thriller Stowaway, starring Anna Kendrick (Pitch Perfect), Toni Collette (Hereditary), Daniel Dae Kim (Hawaii Five-0) and Shamier Anderson (Bruised).

Netflix will release the recently completed Joe Penna-directed movie in the U.S., UK, Australia/New Zealand, India, Latin America, Africa and a host of other major markets in Asia and Europe. Sony had previously struck a multi-territory deal on the movie back in 2018 but the studio is no longer aboard.

Stowaway charts how, on a mission to Mars, an unintended stowaway (Anderson) accidentally causes severe damage to the spaceship’s life-support systems. Facing dwindling resources and a potentially grim outcome, a medical researcher (Kendrick) emerges as the only dissenting voice against the clinical logic of both her commander (Collette) and the ship’s biologist (Kim).

The film is the second feature from Penna and co-writer Ryan Morrison,

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