Variety reports that Len Wiseman has come on board to direct the comicbook Atlantis Rising.

The comic was created by Scott Mitchell Rosenberg, as "a five-part miniseries" that was published by Platinum Studios.

The plot of the movie focuses on a new race of people emerging from the depths of the ocean to battle the inhabitants of Earth.

DreamWorks is the studio behind the film.

Evan Jacobs