London, June 3, 2013– Ian Somerhalder has joined the cast of THE ANOMALY, a highly original action thriller exploring the issue of global terrorism. Noel Clarke’s UK production company Unstoppable Entertainment announced that principal photography commenced on new sci-fi thriller last week. The Anomaly’s original screenplay was written by Simon Lewis and will be directed by Noel Clarke (18.104.22.168., Adulthood). Lewis’ screenplay follows the travails of a traumatized ex-soldier who wakes up in the back of a van, alongside a kidnapped boy, to find that he only has only nine minutes and 37 seconds of consciousness to work out why and how he got there.The film is produced by James Harris and Mark Lane of The Tea Shop & Film Company (Cockneys VS Zombies, Tower Block). The film will be shooting on location across London. Ian Somerhalder joins Noel Clarke, Luke Hemsworth, Brian Cox (The Bourne Ultimatum, Rise of the Planet of the Apes), and Alexis Knapp (Pitch Perfect, Project X).