Ryan Reynolds is set to headline Atom Egoyan's next production, Queen of the Night, says a story at The Hollywood Reporter. He'll play the father of a kidnapped girl.
Egoyan, best known for films like The Sweet Hereafter and Chloe, is currently finishing work on his West Memphis Three tale, Devil's Knot. That film stars Reese Witherspoon who is slated to soon team with Reynolds for Big Eyes.
Written by Egoyan and David Fraser, Queen of the Night will be produced by Egoyan, Stephen Traynor, Simone Urdl and Jennifer Weiss. Production is slated for early next year.