Riley Keough (“Mad Max: Fury Road”) and Jesse Plemons (FX’s “Fargo”) have signed on for “The One I Love” director Charlie McDowell’s sci-fi film “The Discovery”.
Rooney Mara, Robert Redford and Jason Segel star in the story set in a world two years after the existence of an afterlife has been scientifically proven, resulting in millions of people taking their own lives. Segel will play the son of the man responsible for the discovery (Redford).
Mara will play a woman whom Segel’s character falls in love with and whose life is tinged by a tragic past. Keough will play an lab intern working with Redford’s character, Plemons plays the brother of Segel’s character.
Shooting kicks off later this month in Rhode Island.