Oscar nominee Florence Pugh (Little Women, Midsommar), Chris Pine (Star Trek, Wonder Woman) and Shia LaBeouf (Honey Boy, The Peanut Butter Falcon) have been cast in actor/director Olivia Wilde’s upcoming 1950s period film Don’t Worry Darling.
The Booksmart helmer is directing and starring in the psychological thriller for New Line. Wilde is also producing with Katie Silberman, who wrote the current version of the script, along with Roy Lee and Miri Moon of Vertigo Entertainment.
Pugh will star as a housewife who discovers an unsettling truth about her seemingly ideal life in an utopian community in the California desert.
Before the coronavirus pandemic, the project was looking at a late spring start for lensing. New Line hopes to begin filming as soon as coronavirus restrictions are loosened and it’s safe to do so. Continue reading on THE WEEK IN WOMEN.