Black is familiar with the source material, appearing in the first "Predator" movie (1987) as an actor.
Black said his 'intimate' monster horror feature is set in the present day...
...acknowledging the events of both 'Predator' and fan-favorite 'Predator 2" (1997).
"The Predator", co-written by Fred Dekker, is the fourth installment in the "Predator" movie franchise, following "Predator" (1987), "Predator 2" (1990), and "Predators" (2010).
"...from the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home in 'The Predator'.
"Now, the universe's most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with 'DNA' from other species.
"When a young boy accidentally triggers their return to Earth...
"...only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a