Anthony Ramos, who leads the cast of the upcoming film version of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights, will also star in the science-fiction comedy Distance, according to Variety.
Will Speck and Josh Gordon, who also executive produce, direct the Amblin motion picture from a script by Spenser Cohen.
In the film, an asteroid miner crash lands on a distant planet and attempts to save a woman trapped in her escape pod.
Producers also include Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Fred Berger, and Anna Halberg, plus executive producers Jonathan Rothbart and Matt Hirsch and co-producer Kevin Vafi.
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Ramos' credits include Broadway's Hamilton, the films A Star Is Born and Godzilla: King of Monsters, and the Spike Lee series She's Gotta Have It.
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