Kate Beckinsale in Talks for 'Eliza Graves'

Brad Anderson will directed this thriller based on a short from Edgar Allan Poe about a Med School grad trapped in an asylum.
Kate Beckinsale in talks for Eliza Graves
Kate Beckinsale in talks for Eliza Graves
Kate Beckinsale is in talks to take the lead in Eliza Graves, which will be directed by Brad Anderson (The Call; The Machinist).

The screenplay is based on a short story by Edgar Allan Poe, and follows a Med School student trapped in a mental institution that has been overtaken by its inmates. Some of whom are now pretending to be doctors. Kate Beckinsale will play the title character, an inmate that has an affair with the Harvard grad.

This psychological thriller is coming from Nu Image/Millennium, with a script from Joe Gangemi (Wind Chill). Paranormal Activity franchise creator Oren Peli is producing.

Production begins June 21st in Bulgaria.

Eliza Graves comes to theaters in 2014 and stars Kate Beckinsale, Ben Kingsley, Jim Sturgess, Michael Caine, David Thewlis, Jason Flemyng, Brendan Gleeson, Sophie Kennedy Clark. The film is directed by Brad Anderson.



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Comments (6)

  1. skywise

    I like the sound of this

    1 year agoby @skywiseFlag

  2. Dan

    Yep.

    1 year agoby @dan1Flag

  3. Xenon

    I like her a lot - good pick. Loved U.Awakening, its the best vampire/werewolf film

    1 year agoby @xenon56Flag

  4. the Narrator

    She's always a joy to watch, and this seems like a decent project, if it weren't for the director's track record. I'll wait and see how this builds up.

    1 year agoby @narratorFlag

  5. Metalsfury

    MY ATTRACTION! She is hot and that this does sound interesting. Can't wait for it!

    1 year agoby @metalheadfuryFlag

  6. RojoDiablo

    I'll watch her in anything really, she is simply smokin' hot!

    1 year agoby @rojodiabloFlag