New Regency is pairing up with Summit on a brand new thriller in the vein of 28 Days Later. Deadline New York is reporting that New Regency and Summit Entertainment are teaming up for The Darkest Hour.

Chris Gorak (Right At Your Door) has been tapped to direct the film which centers on a terrorist attack that strikes Los Angeles with a deadly toxic cloud. Timur Bekmambetov will produce the film alongside Tom Jacobson.

Gorak rewrote the original script written by Les Bohem and Jon Spaihts. The film is said to begin production this June in Russia.