Zack Snyder has signed with Warner Bros to produce the zombie action/thriller, Army of the Dead for Warner Bros. Pictures and his Cruel & Unusual Films.

The film is set in a quarantined Las Vegas in the not-too-distant future; Variety says the film revolves around a father who tries to save his daughter from imminent death in a zombie-infested world.

No word on a production schedule on Army of the Dead.