Niki Caro Directing “Buttercup”

Director Niki Caro (“North Country,” “Whale Rider”) is set to direct “Buttercup” for Groundswell Productions says The Hollywood Reporter.

Alice O’Neil’s script follows a middle-age man who has messed up in life but tries to get himself together when his wife passes away.

Michael London and Brian Koppelman are set to produce.