The Last Song's Liam Hemsworth has signed on to star in Inferno Entertainment's 3D action adventure film Arabian Nights, directed by Chuck Russell.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the period epic centers on a young commander (Hemsworth) who, after his king is murdered in a coup, joins forces with Sinbad and Aladdin to rescue Queen Scheherazade. The story was written by Russell and Barry P. Ambrose.

Production is being eyed for the end of summer.