John Malkovich, Evangeline Lilly (“Lost”) and Romain Duris have joined the cast of French director Gilles Bourdos’ supernatural thriller Afterwards, says The Hollywood Reporter.
A co-production of France’s Fidelite Films and Canada’s Christal Film Prods., Afterwards will shoot in New York and Montreal during 45 days beginning June 4.
The screenplay, from Bourdos (Inquietudes) and Michel Spinosa, is based on the Guillaume Musso novel “Et apres ….”
In the feature, Duris will portray a workaholic lawyer drifting away from his ex-wife (Lilly, in her feature debut) and daughter, who meets a mysterious doctor (Malkovich) who claims to have the power to predict people’s deaths.
Christal plans a 2008 Canadian theatrical release for the film.