Pike, Kruger Sign For “Godmother”

Former Bond girl Rosamund Pike along with “Troy” and “Inglourious Basterds” actress Diane Kruger are both in early talks to star in “The Godmother” at Unanimous Pictures reports The Playlist.

Based on the novel by Carrie Adams, the story follows a childless woman who is the godmother to the children of many of her friends. As she grapples with the problems of her friends, she begins to question her no-strings-attached lifestyle.

Ron Bass (“Rain Man,” “My Best Friend’s Wedding”) is penning the script while Justin Chadwick (“The Other Boleyn Girl,” “Bleak House”) is attached to direct. Shooting aims to kick off in the Summer for a 2012 release.