Rachel McAdams, Channing Tatum take 'Vow'
'Grey Gardens' helmer Michael Sucsy directing romance picRachel McAdams and Channing Tatum will star in "The Vow," a love story being produced and financed by Spyglass. Michael Sucsy, who directed HBO's "Grey Gardens," is sitting behind the camera.
"Vow" tells the real-life story of a newlywed New Mexico couple, played by McAdams and Tatum, who end up in a car crash. The wife is put in a coma, where she is cared for by her devoted husband. When she comes to, without any memory of her husband or their marriage, the husband woos her and attempts to wins her heart again.
The project has been in development for more than a decade and at one point was being prepped as a vehicle for Julia Roberts.
McAdams next begins shooting Woody Allen's film "Midnight in Paris" in July with Owen Wilson, Marion Cotillard and Michael Sheen, then stars in the untitled Terrence Malick project that begins filming in the fall.
McAdams, repped by UTA and Magnolia, next stars in Paramount's November comedy "Morning Glory."
"Vow" is the third film that Tatum, repped by UTA and Management 360, has booked this year. The actor is shooting Ron Howard's "Cheaters," featuring Vince Vaughn and Kevin James.
He filmed "Knockout," Steven Soderbergh's all-star action thriller, this past winter.