Blake Lively to play blind wife of Jason Clarke in indie drama 'All I See Is You'
By THE WRAP
SC International Pictures will independently finance and produce All I See Is You, an original screenplay written by Marc Forster (Monster's Ball, Finding Neverland, Quantum of Solace, World War Z) and Sean Conway (Ray Donovan) to be directed by Forster, it was announced by SC President Michael Selby. Blake Lively (The Town, The Private Lives of Pippa Lee, Savages) and Jason Clarke (Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Zero Dark Thirty) will star.
SC International Pictures in association with LINK Entertainment and 2Dux2 will produce the film along with Marc Forster, Craig Baumgarten, Michael Selby and Jillian Kugler. Brian Wilkins, Ron Perlman and Renee Wolfe will executive produce.
All I See Is You is a unique and visually-driven psychological drama that tells the story of a blind woman (Blake Lively) and her husband (Jason Clarke) who upon restoration of her sight begins to discover previously unseen and disturbing details about themselves, their marriage and their lives. Set in exotic locations the story twists and turns in unexpected ways and will take you on a journey unlike any other.
"I could not think of a better journey than following Marc Forster's vision to bring All I See Is You to screens throughout the world. I believe this film will redefine visual story telling. With a dream cast, an amazing Director, and a wonderful crew; I believe the final result will cause audiences to be as excited as I am about this project," said Selby.
Marc Forster had the following statement, "Blake is an amazing actress with a huge on screen presence who I know will bring enormous talent to the role and Jason is captivating, strong and fearless in his work. It is inspiring to me as a filmmaker to get the opportunity to work with the both of them."
Jason Clarke first gained attention for his performance in the Oscar-nominated Zero Dark Thirty. Last year, he appeared in the summer blockbuster, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. He'll next be seen starring as John Connor in this summer's Terminator: Genisys and in the real-life disaster thriller Everest. He is represented by Robert Stein Management and CAA.
Blake Lively made her acting debut in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and followed that up with powerful performances in The Town and Savages. Lively's upcoming film, The Age of Adaline, will be released this April. She is repped by WME, Management 360 and attorney Jeff Bernstein.
Nick Meyer of Sierra-Affinity is handling international sales with Roeg Sutherland at CAA handling domestic sales. Forster is repped by CAA, Management 360, and Lichter Grossman Nichols Adler.