Rooney Mara and Nicholas Hoult have signed on to star in Charlie McDowell’s sci-fi love story “The Discovery” for Endgame Entertainment and Protagonist Pictures.
Set in a world where the existence of the afterlife is scientifically proven, Hoult plays the son of the man responsible for this discovery. Mara plays a woman he falls in love with whose life is tainted by a tragic past.
McDowell and Justin Lader (“The One I Love”) penned the script while Alex Orlovsky and James D Stern will produce. Shooting is slated for January in Rhode Island.
Source: Heat Vision