Elizabeth Banks Enters The “Dark Fields”

Elizabeth Banks (“Role Models,” “Seabiscuit”) is apparently in talks to play the female lead in Neil Burger’s thriller “Dark Fields” for Rogue Pictures says Coming Soon

Based on the novel by Alan Glynn, Badley Cooper (“The Hangover,” TV’s “Alias”) plays an unsuccessful writer who scores a top-secret pharmaceutical drug that increases intelligence.

He soon achieves the elusive success he was after, but the drug has lethal and lasting side effects while people begin pursuing him.

Leslie Dixon penned the adaptation while Scott Kroopf and Ryan Kavanaugh will produce.