Guy Pearce, Miranda Otto and Sam Neill have boarded true-crime feature “How to Change in Nine Weeks,” which will mark the directorial debut of TV producer Simon North.

Pic, now lensing in Brisbane, Australia, is about a teen who is murdered by her childhood friend. Pearce and Otto will play the slain teen’s parents; Neill and Oz thesp Rebecca Gibney play the parents of the killer.

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