Nicole Kidman Becomes A “Little Bee”

Nicole Kidman is attached to star and produce “Little Bee” for BBC Films reports Variety.

Based on the bestselling Chris Cleave novel, the story follows a fateful encounter on an African beach in which a 16-year-old Nigerian orphan named Little Bee meets a vacationing upper-middle-class British couple who’ve wandered into an area outside the safety of their resort.

Shawn Slovo (“Catch a Fire,” “A World Apart”) is adapting the script while Gail Mutrux and Per Saari will also produce.