American actress Allison Janney, who this year received an Oscar for her supporting role in the drama “I, Tonya”, will play a major role in the Thriller “Lu”. The producer of the new film will be J. J. Abrams (“Star wars: the force Awakening”), writes The Hollywood reporter.
The future picture will unfold on a remote island. In the center of the plot will be the girl who takes shelter in an elderly woman named Lou. Ex-husband of a girl kidnapped their shared daughter. Then the main character will go in search of their child.
Jenny got the role of a stern woman who is able to break the law and has detective skills. The creators describe the project as a mixture of the films “Thelma and Louise” and “the Hostage”.
The Director of the Thriller will be Anna Foerster (“underworld: blood War”, “Stranger”), and the script will be written by Maggie Cohn. Shooting will begin in the spring of 2019.
We will remind, in August, JJ Abrams posted on Twitter the first photo from filming of the ninth episode of “Star wars”. The premiere is scheduled for December next year.