KATE, SIMON SET TO LEAD INHERITANCE THRILLER
THE PLOT IS ABOUT A FAMILY WHOSE PATRIARCH DIES, LEAVING A SHOCKING SECRET FOR HIS WIFE AND DAUGHTER
Kate Mara, star of the series House of Cards, and Simon Pegg, star of the Star Trek and Mission Impossible films, are in talks for lead roles in a thriller, titled Inheritance.
British director Vaughn Stein will helm the movie, reports Variety.
The film is based on what happens when the patriarch of a wealthy and influential family suddenly passes away, leaving his wife and daughter with a shocking secret inheritance that threatens to unravel their lives.
Mara has been in Ridley Scott’s Oscar-nominated film The Martian and a few indie movies. Her work in House of Cards got her an Emmy nomination.
Pegg recently reprised the role of Benji Dunn, alongside Tom Cruise in Mission: Impossible - Fallout, and was also seen in Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One earlier this year. He will next appear in the horror action comedy Slaughterhouse Rulez, which he will also executive produce.
Kate Mara is an Emmynominated actor and also starred in the Oscarnominated film The Martian
Simon Pegg is a Mission: Impossible regular