Gods of Egypt is an upcoming Egyptian mythology epic film featuring ancient Egyptian deities. The action-adventure film is directed by Alex Proyas, who co-wrote the film with Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless. The film stars Brenton Thwaites, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gerard Butler, Chadwick Boseman, Courtney Eaton, and Geoffrey Rush. The film produced by Summit Entertainment and distributing by Lionsgate. The film makers has been planning to release Gods of Egypt in theaters on February 26, 2016.