'Transformers' star to play call girl in thriller
Exclusive: “Transformers” star Rachael Taylor will play one of female leads in “Loft,” the ensemble thriller from Anonymous Content.Erik Van Looy’s English-language remake of his own 2008 Belgian pic stars Patrick Wilson, James Marsden, Wentworth Miller, Eric Stonestreet and Isabel Lucas. Edgy indie follows five married friends who share a loft where each brings his mistress. When the body of an unknown woman is found there, they begin to suspect one another of murder. Taylor will play “Ann,” a call girl who Wilson pays to seduce Marsden, who she then ends up falling for. Wesley Strick (“Doom”) is adapting Bart De Pauw’s original screenplay. Anonymous Content’s Steve Golin, Paul Green, Matt DeRoss and Adam Shulman will produce along with original “Loft” producer Hilde DeLaere of Belgian banner Woestijnvis. Taylor recently wrapped Summit Entertainment’s Moscow-set alien invasion pic, which stars Emile Hirsch and Olivia Thirlby. Thesp is coming off a recurring gig on ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy” and will soon be seen as one of the three leads in the network’s revamp of “Charlie’s Angels.” Taylor is repped by WME and Marquee Management.