UPDATE: Paramount Pictures and Skydance Media have now announced that The Tomorrow War will release on Christmas Day 2020. Original story follows…
With filming now underway, actor and executive producer Chris Pratt has shared a first set photo from his new film The Tomorrow War, which was formerly titled Ghost Draft and – as you can see from Pratt’s Instagram post – has seemingly went through a number potential titles in the meantime.
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This is my first time executive producing on a movie! And I can finally post about it!!! The title “Ghostdraft,” turned out to be problematic for various reasons so we started looking at other options… We went through: Generation Alien World War A Generation Gone Saving private Ryaalien WWZ2 but with As not Zs HORIZON WHITESPIKE HERO movie brought to you by Verizon JUrassic Draft GENERATION Draft Miller genuine Draft City Slickers Alien Dawn Rapture Dawn Apocalypse Dawn Hero Dawn Destiny war Saving tomorrow The Tomorrow War THE TOMORROW WAR THE TOMORROW WAR!!!! And that’s when it hit me…. We’re calling it #TheTomorrowWar So get ready, cause I’m gonna auction off a set visit very soon. Details coming. And you’re gonna be seeing a lot of pics and posts from set!!! 🙏👍🏼♥️👽☠️
The Tomorrow War is being directed by Chris McKay (The LEGO Movie) and will see the Guardians of the Galaxy star taking on the role of “a husband and father who is drafted to fight a future war in which the fate of humanity may rely on his ability to correct issues of the past.”
Joining Pratt in the cast of the film are J.K. Simmons (Whiplash), Betty Gilpin (The Hunt), Sam Richardson (Veep), Yvonne Strahovski (Dexter), Mary Lynn Rajskub (24) and Keith Powers (Straight Outta Compton), Edwin Hodge (Bumblebee) and Seychelle Gabriel (Blood Fest).