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and are willing to welcome our robot overlords when they come; Screen Daily reports that both are onboard 's latest project (Empire Online).

Our Robot Overlords tells the story of Earth three years after an invasion of robots has taken over the planet. Humans are confined to their homes and monitored via the use of an implant, but a group of plucky teenagers figures out how to deactivate their implants and escapes.

Anderson told Broadcast that she's pretty excited for the film, set to be shooting in May:

It’s a fantastic script set in the future about a woman who has four or five kids living with her in a world run by robots and they break out in search of the father who’s gone missing.

No word on who Ben Kingsley will be playing yet, but it's almost impossible not to imagine him as some sort of master robot overlord.

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