Thandie Newton partnering with Westworld’s Lisa Joy for Reminiscence
Variety has brought word that Thandie Newton has signed on to star alongside Hugh Jackman (Logan) and Rebecca Ferguson (Doctor Sleep) in the upcoming action-thriller Reminiscence, which is the directorial debut of Westworld co-creator Lisa Joy.
Reminiscence will follow the story of Nick Bannister (Jackman), a private investigator who deals in recapturing vivid cherished memories for clients. His life will completely change when he meets a mysterious client (Ferguson), who he madly fall in love with. But one day, the woman suddenly disappears leaving Nick completely lost. When he decides to search for her, he discovers different aspects of her personality that he didn’t know before.
The film will be set in the near future where Miami has been changed by global warming. Joy will also produce along with Jonathan Nolan, Michael De Luca and Aaron Ryder. Principal Photography is scheduled to start in New Orleans and Miami this fall.
Ferguson was last seen in Men in Black: International opposite Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson, and will next be seen in the upcoming The Shining sequel Doctor Sleep, which is set to hit theaters on November 8. Jackman recently appeared in the political biopic The Front Runner and the animated adventure Missing Link.
Newton was last seen on the big screen in the last Star Wars spin-off installment, Solo: A Star Wars Story last year and can next be seen in the third season of the acclaimed HBO sci-fi series Westworld, which is set to premiere sometime next year.
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