Actor Olivia Cooke is ready to headline horror film Breeders which can mark the characteristic directorial debut of filmmaker Kelsey Bollig. Do not Look Up director Adam McKay will produce the venture that has been acquired by Hollywood studio Lionsgate, in accordance with The Hollywood Reporter.
Screenwriter Brian Steele has penned the script, which was primarily based on his and McKay’s authentic thought. The logline is being stored beneath wraps, however a supply instructed the outlet that the film is ready as a “social horror-thriller” that’s tonally within the vein of Daisy Edgar-Jones and Sebastian Stan’s Recent, a relationship gone fallacious thriller that landed on Hulu in March.
McKay will produce the venture by means of his banner Hyperobject Industries together with Todd Schulman.
Bollig beforehand directed critically-acclaimed shorts movies similar to Asking for a Pal, The Fourth Wall and Kickstart My Coronary heart.
Cooke, the star of flicks similar to Sound of Metallic, Prepared Participant One, Me and Earl and the Dying Woman and Thoroughbreds, at present options in spy sequence Gradual Horses with Gary Oldman on Apple TV+.
She’s going to subsequent be seen on HBO’s Sport of Thrones prequel sequence, Home of the Dragon.