- Mon Feb 10, 2014, 3:15 AM GMT
Pierce Brown, the 26-year-old author who wrote the Mars tale, is tapped to pen the screenplay for the feature film adaptation.READ MORE
The tale takes place on desolate Mars, where the protagonist is caught in a class system that thrives on oppression and secrecy. He is a Red, the lowest member of society, born to toil in the bowels of the planet in service to the sovereign Golds. When Darrow suffers a devastating loss and betrayal he becomes a revolutionary, out to bring about social justice. Questions of fate, duality, and loyalty, evolve in a cruel test of war between the sons and daughters of the ruling elite.