Cowboys & Aliens, being directed by Jon Favreau and based on the graphic novel by Scott Mitchell Rosenberg, has been added to ILMfan Credits.
The graphics novel tells the story of an alien invasion in a small Arizona town in the late 19th century and how cowboys, outlaws and Apache warriors must band together to fight it. Jon Favreau, fresh from finishing Iron Man 2, is currently directing an all star cast that includes Daniel Craig, Olivia Wilde, Harrison Ford, Sam Rockwell, Noah Ringer, Paul Dano, Clancy Brown, Keith Carradine, Ana de la Reguera, Adam Beach and Abigail Spencer. No VFX Supervisor has been announced yet. The film is set to open July 29, 2011.