Thursday, September 01, 2011
Adams In Talks For Orphanage Remake
Amy Adams has reportedly begun early talks to star in the remake of J.A. Bayona's 2007 Spanish thriller "The Orphanage" says Bloody Disgusting.
Adams would star as a young woman who returns to the orphanage where she was raised to help turn the facility into a home for mentally-disabled children. Her young son soon stars playing with an imaginary friend and later disappears, at the same time a mysterious child attacks her and she struggles to uncover the truth about the orphanage’s dark past.
Belén Rueda played the role in the original film
Guillermo del Toro produced. del Toro and Larry Fessenden worked on the new screenplay.
Mark Pellington was attached to direct but has said that he's not happy with all of the the delays--Still adding the new script improves on the original version...