Brazilian director Afonso Poyart has entered talks to direct the supernatural thriller "Solace" says Variety.
The story revolves around a doctor with psychic abilities (Anthony Hopkins) who hunts down a serial killer.
Peter Morgan ("The
Queen") performed the latest rewrite of the script.
Meanwhile, Patricia Riggen ("Girl in Progress") is attached to direct the English-language remake of the Spanish-Argentine 2005 film "Elsa & Fred".
The story follows a widower and his vivacious new neighbor who discover that
it's never too late to fall in love and realize their dreams.
Production begins in
New York and Rome this September.