Empire has debuted a new image from Luc Besson’s (The Fifth Element) upcoming sci-fi epic Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. We get our first look at alien Dan Makta, “an ambassador, usually found at council meetings on Alpha Station”. Based on Pierre Christin and artist Jean-Claude Mézière’s graphic novel series Valerian and Laureline, the film centers on “two special operatives (Dane DeHaan and Cara Delevigne) for the government of the human territories charged with maintaining order throughout the universe”.
Clive Owen, Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevigne, John Goodman, Rutger Hauer, Bad girl Riri and Sam Spruell star. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets opens in theatres July 21, 2017.