Matthew Vaughn (Layer Cake, Kingsman) is been lined up by 20th Century Fox to direct “Ascension”, the recently acquired the spec script by Shannon Triplett.

The story revolves around a scientist who must ┬ásave the world when all gravity is erased from the Earths atmosphere. Triplett was recently associate producer on the “Godzilla” reboot, Vaughn would also produce and develop the project if a deal should get done.