Actors Rooney Mara, Claire Foy, Jessie Buckley and Ben Whishaw have joined Frances McDormand within the upcoming function adaptation of creator Miriam Toews’ bestselling novel Women Talking.
In response to The Hollywood Reporter, Judith Ivey, Sheila McCarthy, Michelle McLeod, August Winter, Liv McNeil and Kate Hallett have additionally boarded the solid of the movie.
Women Talking, which was revealed in 2018, follows a bunch of girls in an remoted Mennonite non secular colony in Bolivia as they wrestle to reconcile their religion with a sequence of sexual assaults dedicated by the colony’s males.
Oscar nominee Sarah Polley is hooked up to put in writing and direct the challenge.
The movie hails from MGM’s Orion Footage and Plan B Leisure.
McDormand, who received the most effective actress Academy Award, her third, for Nomadland earlier this 12 months, can even again the Women Talking by way of her Hear/Say Productions.