The Scottish actress, who is also known for her former role on Doctor Who, will take charge of Tupperware Party, in which she will also star.

Plot details for the movie have yet to be released, but Gillan will return home to Scotland for the shoot, which will begin in January (17).

The project is being developed in collaboration with producers at Mt. Hollywood Films, a new independent company focused on movies with strong female and minority roles, reports

Gillan has previously explored her passion for filmmaking in the 2015 short films Conventional and Coward.