Todd, identified for films reminiscent of Carol and Far From Heaven, will direct the brand new movie from a screenplay that was written by Samy Burch with the story by Burch and Alex Mechanik, reported Selection.
The household drama is about 20 years after a infamous tabloid romance between Gracie Atherton-Yu and her husband, Joe, and as their twins are set to graduate from highschool.
When Hollywood actress Elizabeth Berry spends time with the household to raised perceive Gracie, who she will likely be enjoying in a movie, household dynamics unravel beneath the strain of the skin gaze.
Joe, by no means having processed what occurred in his youth, begins to confront the fact of life as an empty-nester at 36. And as Elizabeth and Gracie examine one another, the similarities and variations between the 2 ladies start to ebb and circulate.
The film, set in Camden, Maine, has been described as an “an exploration of fact, storytelling and the difficulties (or impossibility) of totally understanding one other individual”.
Could December will likely be produced by Jessica Elbaum and Will Ferrell of Gloria Sanchez Productions, alongside Christine Vachon and Pam Koffler of Killer Movies, Natalie Portman and Sophie Mas beneath their MountainA banner.
The movie, which will likely be shopped to worldwide consumers at Cannes by Rocket Science, will begin filming subsequent yr.
Natalie lately accomplished capturing for Marvel Studios upcoming film, Thor: Love and Thunder for director Taika Waititi.
Julianne will subsequent star in Common Footage’ musical Pricey Evan Hansen, which will likely be launched later this yr.