According to Deadline, Emmy winners Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) and Matthew Rhys (Perry Mason) have signed on for the leading roles in the upcoming psychological thriller titled Hallow Road.
Pike and Rhys are set to portray two parents who must race against time after “receiving distressing late-night phone call from their daughter after she caused a tragic car accident,” reads the logline. Production on the project has just started in Europe, where it’s taking place in Ireland and Prague.
Who’s involved in Hallow Road?
Hallow Road is being directed by Babak Anvari (Under the Shadow) from a screenplay written by William Gillies. It is produced by Lucan Toh of Two & Two Pictures, Ian Henry of London Film & TV, and Richard Bolger of Hail Mary Pictures, with XYZ Films and Screen Ireland serving as financiers.
“I treasure the opportunity to collaborate with Rosamund and Matthew, two hugely talented actors who I’ve long admired, on Hallow Road,” said in a statement. “I believe we can create something emotionally intense, and charged with uncanny terror, that nevertheless taps into something relatable to all families. I can’t wait to bring Will’s wonderful script to life with this brilliant team.”