Jonah Nolan is set to write the space adventure, Interstellar for director Steven Spielberg and Paramount Pictures.

Variety notes the drama revolves around explorers who travel through a worm hole and into another dimension; the plot was informed by a scientific theory by Kip S. Thorne, a Caltech physicist and expert on relativity.

Nolan will start writing Interstellar when he finishes The Chicago Fire for Warner Bros.