Evan Rachel Wood (“True Blood,” “The Wrestler”) is in talks to star while Michael Polish is attached to direct the indie road movie “18 Wheel Butterfly” for Water Bear/Aaron Magnani Prods. and Polish Brothers Construction says Variety.
“Deux Ex” video game writer Christian Divine penned the film which is set in Texas in 1977. Wood would play a driver who must outrace the law, bounty hunters and a pair of fellow truckers after she is wrongly accused.
Aaron Magnani is producing along with Polish and his brother Mark. Financing is currently being sought so no start date is yet locked.