Patrick Wilson (“Little Children”, “Phantom of the Opera”) has signed on to star as the male lead opposite Anne Hathaway in Mandate Pictures supernatural thriller “Passengers”.
Penned by Ronnie Christensen, “Passengers” centers on a grief counselor (Hathaway) who helps six plane crash survivors and develops a special connection with one of them.
When the survivors begin to disappear mysteriously, she suspects a conspiracy and becomes determined to uncover the truth.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Wilson will play Eric, the survivor who becomes romantically involved with Hathaway’s character.
The Rodrigo Garcia-helmed film will be release domestically through Sony Pictures late 2007 or early 2008.