Sony is eyeing Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt for their sci-fi romance ‘Passengers’. The Mortem Tyldum (The Imitation Game) directed film has been in development for some time with actors like Keanu Reeves, Reese Witherspoon and Rachel McAdams attached at some point. Now it looks like the studio eyeing two of Hollywood’s IT actors.
According to Variety, the actors are still in the early stages of negotiations and Lawrence may have to pass on the project due to her schedule.
The film focuses on a 5,000 person voyage to a distant planet. One of passengers (Chris Pratt) wakes from a cryogenic slumber 90 years before they reach their destination. Fearing dying alone, he wakes a female journalist (Jennifer Lawrence) and eventually the two must try to save everyone else on the ship.
‘Passengers’ is in development and stars Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt. The film is directed by Mortem Tyldum.