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Forster and Sean Conway wrote the script for the film, which centers on a blind woman (Lively) and her husband (Clarke), who, upon restoration of her sight, begins to discover previously unseen and disturbing details about themselves, their marriage and their lives.
SC International Pictures, in association with LINK Entertainment, Wing and a Prayer Pictures and 2Dux2, will produce the film along with Forster, Craig Baumgarten, Michael Selby and Jillian Kugler. Brian Wilkins, Ron Perlman and Renee Wolfe will executive produce.
This is Lively’s first movie since having a daughter with her husband, Ryan Reynolds. Her other film credits include the popular TV series Gossip Girl and the films The Town and Savages. Her upcoming film, The Age of Adaline, will be released this April. She’s repped by WME, Management 360 and attorney Jeff Bernstein.
Clarke starred in Zero Dark Thirty and most recently appeared in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. He’ll next be seen starring as John Connor in this summer’s Terminator: Genisys and in the disaster thriller Everest?. He is represented by CAA and Robert Stein Management.
“Blake is an amazing actress with a huge onscreen presence, who I know will bring enormous talent to the role, and Jason is captivating, strong and fearless in his work. It is inspiring to me as a filmmaker to get the opportunity to work with the both of them,” said Forster in a statement.
Forster, who most recently directed World War Z, is repped by CAA, Management 360,and Lichter Grossman Nichols Adler.
Sierra-Affinity is handling international sales, with CAA handling domestic sales.
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