Roberts and Moss Light Fireflies

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Senator Entertainment will finance and produce ensemble family drama Fireflies in the Garden, starring Julia Roberts, Carrie-Anne Moss, Ryan Reynolds and Emily Watson.

According to Variety, Senator plans to start filming next month in Austin. Dennis Lee will make his directorial debut helming his own script; he is a student Academy Award winner for his short Jesus Henry Christ.

The semiautobiographical story centers on the complexities of love and commitment in a family torn apart when faced by an unexpected tragedy.