EXCLUSIVE: Michelle Monaghan is ready to co-star reverse Anna Diop in the Keep Gold Options And Matter Studios Pic Nanny. Matter Studios, Keep Gold Photos and LinLay Productions had teamed as much as finance and produce. Nikyatu Jusu will write and direct.
A well timed thriller that places the immigrant story entrance and middle, the movie follows an undocumented nanny (Diop) who takes a job caring for the privileged youngster of a rich Manhattan household on the Higher East Aspect within the hopes that she might earn sufficient cash to deliver her six-year-old son from West Africa to stay along with her in New York. As Aisha prepares for the arrival of her younger son, a violent supernatural presence invades her actuality, threatening the “American Dream” she so painstakingly pieced collectively.
‘Titans’ Alum Anna Diop To Star in ‘Nanny’ For Keep Gold Options And Matter Studios
Chosen as a screenplay for the 2019 Sundance Institute Inventive Producing Lab & Summit, the script was chosen for Sundance’s 2020 Author’s Lab and the 2020 Director’s Lab. The script was additionally featured on the 2020 Blacklist. Moreover, the challenge has been acknowledged as a part of the 35 initiatives chosen for the 2020 Inventive Capital Awards.
The movie will probably be produced by Nikkia Moulterie and Keep Gold Options’ Daniela Taplin Lundberg. Maria Zuckerman, Ryan Heller and Michael Bloom for Matter Studios will exec produce together with Rebecca Cammarata of Keep Gold Options; Sumalee Montano and Grace Lay of LinLay Productions. Jusu may even government produce.
Manufacturing is ready to start in June in New York Metropolis on June 28, 2021.
Monaghan was final seen in Zoe Lister-Jones’ The Craft, the Blumhouse reboot of the 1996 function, and not too long ago wrapped manufacturing on Christine Jeffs’ Each Breath You Take, starring reverse Casey Affleck and Sam Claflin. She not too long ago wrapped manufacturing on Brad Anderson’s Blood.
On tv, Monaghan starred in Netflix’ geo-political thriller Messiah in addition to Hulu’s drama sequence The Path, alongside Aaron Paul and Hugh Dancy. Previous to that, she co-starred within the HBO drama True Detective reverse Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson, for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe for her function.
Monaghan is repped by ICM Companions, Nameless Content material and legal professional Robert Supply.