Charlize Theron has inked a deal to star in Rupert Wyatt's upcoming sci-fi action film Agent 13.

Details on the plot are being held under wraps, but we do know that the script is being written by T.S. Nowlin. The project is being looked at by a lot of the major studios including Sony, Paramount and Warner Bros.

The actress most recently worked on director Ridley Scott's sci-fi project Prometheus. Rupert Wyatt recently directed Rise of the Planet of the Apes, which grossed $481 million worldwide.

This project is still in early development.