Charlize Theron will star in “Babel” screenwriter Guillermo Arriaga’s directing debut “The Burning Plain” for 2929 Productions reports Variety.
Like his earlier work, ‘Plain’ features thematically connected storylines. Theron will play the role of Sylvia, who tries to find common ground with her parents after a turbulent childhood.
Walter Parkes and Laurie MacDonald will produce the under $20 million budget flick. Shooting begins in November.