Elizabeth Olsen, Glenn Close, and Tom Felton have signed on to star in Therese Raquin for director Charlie Stratton (Formosa Betrayed).
Elizabeth Olsen will star in Therese Raquin
The project is based Émile Zola's 1867 novel, which was later turned into a famous stage play. The story centers on the title character (Elizabeth Olsen), who murders her sickly husband Camille (Tom Felton) with the help of Laurent, her new lover. Years later, she discovers Camille is haunting her new marriage with Laurent, turning each of them against each other. Glenn Close will play Therese Raquin's mother, who arranged the marriage with Camille.
Charlie Stratton is directing Therese Raquin from his own screenplay, adapted from Émile Zola's novel and Neal Bell's stage adaptation.
No production schedule was given for Therese Raquin.