Ridley, Abrams, Heller Team On “Kolma”

Having starred in his “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” actress Daisy Ridley is continuing her work with filmmaker J.J. Abrams with the pair set to reunite on the fantasy romance drama “Kolma” at Abrams’ Bad Robot.

Marielle Heller (“The Diary of a Teenage Girl”) will direct and Abrams will produce this remake of the 2003 Israeli telefilm “All I’ve Got”. The story follows a woman who, after losing the love of her young life, finds new love and a family over the next few decades.

When she finally reaches the afterlife, she’s given two choices to return to the world of the living: she can either wake up and continue her life as is or she can forget everything since that first love and wake up young again with him.

Megan Holley (“Sunshine Cleaning”) penned the most recent draft while Rolin Jones, Karen Moncrieff and Sarah Polley also previously worked on the script. Ram Bergman, Sherryl Clark and David Lonner will prdouce.

Ron Howard was previously circling to direct the film several years ago.

Source: The Wrap