Tilda Swinton Talks To “Kevin”

Tilda Swinton will play the lead role in “Ratcatcher” filmmaker Lynne Ramsay’s “We Need to Talk About Kevin” for BBC Films says The Hollywood Reporter.

Based on Lionel Shriver’s novel, the story follows a smart, educated New York mother who does her best to raise a son she never wanted in the first place.

He turns out to be extremely difficult and is at the center of the woman’s marital breakdown before going on a killing spree at his high school with a crossbow.

Jennifer Fox (“Michael Clayton”) will produce.