Neeson, Connelly Are “Wrong” For Black

Liam Neeson and Jennifer Connelly are starring in the drama “What’s Wrong With Virginia” for Tick Tock Studios says Variety

Oscar-winning scribe Dustin Lance Black (“Milk”) penned the script and makes his directorial debut on the project.

Connelly will play the charming but psychologically disturbed mother of a 16-year-old son.

Her 20-year clandestine love with a sheriff (Neeson), who is running for the state senate, is tested when her son begins a relationship with his daughter.

Hopwood DePree, Scott Brooks, Christine Vachon and Eric Watson will produce while “Milk” helmer Gus van Sant will executive produce.

Shooting kicks off in Michigan later this summer.