JJ Abrams, Daisy Ridley to continue their Star Wars partnership in Kolma

  • PTI, Los Angeles
  • Updated: Apr 19, 2016 20:50 IST
JJ Abrams and Daisy Ridley on the sets of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Actor Daisy Ridley is set to reunite with her Star Wars: The Force Awakens director JJ Abrams on an upcoming fantasy thriller, Kolma.

Abrams will produce the new film, for which 24-year-old Ridley is in talks to star in, said The Hollywood Reporter.

Read: Star Wars’ Daisy Ridley to take on Angelina Jolie’s Lara Croft role?

The Diary of a Teenage Girl director Marielle Heller is in talks to helm Kolma.

Watch the trailer for The Diary of a Teenage Girl

The picture is based on the 2003 Israeli TV movie All I’ve Got (Kol Ma She’Yesh Li).

Read: So JJ Abrams and Chris Rock got together and had the best interview ever

It follows a 22-year-old woman who is in a terrible car accident that kills her boyfriend. Then, decades later, when the woman dies, she’s given the choice of returning to the day of the accident to live again as a 22-year-old or being reunited with her love.

Abrams is producing the new film along with Ram Bergman, David Lonner and Sherryl Clark. Megan Holley (Sunshine Cleaning) wrote the script.

Read the Star Wars: The Force Awakens review here

Follow @htshowbiz for more

also read

Deepika’s xXx will have an India premiere. Can we expect Vin Diesel to attend?
Show comments