An over half-year production schedule has been set for the Will Smith sci-fi film I Am Legend, according to Production Weekly.

The film is the adaptation of the Richard Matheson's 1954 novel to be directed by Constantine director Francis Lawrence.

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Rose City Pictures, Inc., will begin principle photography on September 23 and continue filming until March 31 in New York City.

Set in Los Angeles after a biological war, the film centers on the sole healthy survivor, a man who finds himself in a battle against nocturnal mutants.

Robert Neville is the last living man on Earth... but he is not alone. Every other man, woman, and child has become a vampire, and they are all hungry for Neville's blood.

The post-apocalyptic thriller will be in theaters November 21, 2007.