Eric Balfour and Donald Faison have joined sci-fi thriller Skyline, directed and produced by visual effects artists Greg and Colin Strause, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Co-starring are Scottie Thompson and Brittany Daniel.

Written by Joshua Cordes and Liam O'Donnell, the story takes place in a Los Angeles high-rise where a small group of survivors brave a mysterious attack of otherworldly origins.

Faison is playing an entrepreneur who lures his longtime friend (Balfour) to the West Coast. After a night of partying, both wake to find a strange force is swallowing humanity off the face of the earth.

Filming is currently underway in Los Angeles.