Star Wars alum Daisy Ridley has signed on to play the lead function in new psychological thriller The Marsh King’s Daughter.
The mission, which hails from Black Bear, Nameless Content material and STX Worldwide, can be directed by Neil Burger of Limitless and Divergent fame.
The film is an adaptation of creator Karen Dionne’s novel of the identical title with Mark L Smith and Elle Smith penning the script, reported Deadline.
Ridley will play Helena, a lady dwelling a seemingly unusual life, however hiding a darkish secret: her father is the notorious Marsh King, the person who stored her and her mom captive within the wilderness for years.
After a lifetime of attempting to flee her previous, Helena is compelled to face her demons when her father unexpectedly escapes from jail.
Ridley, recognized for starring as Rey in three Star Wars motion pictures and Kenneth Branagh’s Homicide On The Orient Specific, is presently awaiting the discharge of sci-fi film Chaos Strolling, directed by Doug Liman and co-starring Tom Holland.