Wasikowska Join Van Sant’s “Restless”

Australia actress Mia Wasikowska (“Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland”) is in final negotiations to star in Gus Van Sant’s dark coming-of-age drama “Restless” for Sony Pictures and Imagine Entertainment says The Hollywood Reporter.

The story delves into the complex tale of a teenage boy and girl who share a preoccupation with mortality. Producers are currently searching for a male lead.

Ron Howard, Brian Grazer and Bryce Dallas Howard are producing. Jason Lew penned the screenplay based on a play he wrote.