Back in 2015, Deadline reported that Neill Blomkamp after Alien 5 was put on ice they instead were in talks with him to adapt the upcoming release of the novel The Gone World by Thomas Sweterlitsch.
Inception meets True Detective in this science-fiction thriller of spellbinding tension and staggering scope. The Gone World follows a special agent into a savage murder case with grave implications for the fate of mankind.
Neill has seemingly confirmed he’s going to do the film via a post on his Twitter account.
— Neill Blomkamp (@NeillBlomkamp) July 24, 2017
A production schedule or release date for The Gone World hasn’t been made official.
SOURCE: NEILL BLOMKAMP