Kerry Washington to Star in Warner Bros. Thriller ‘Unforgettable’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Kerry Washington Starring in Unforgettable
Amy Graves/Getty Images

“Scandal” actress Kerry Washington is in talks to star in the Warner Bros. thriller “Unforgettable,” sources confirm.

Kate Hudson is also in early talks to co-star in the pic.

The deal is still in the early stages but sources say both sides are determined to get a deal worked out for both actresses.

“Belle” director Amma Asante is set to direct the film, which centers on a man whose new wife (Washington) is menaced by his ex-wife (Hudson).

Warner-based Denise DiNovi is producing with partner Alison Greenspan. Christina Hodson is writing the script for “Unforgettable.”

Andy Fischel and Racheline Benveniste are overseeing the project for WB.

Washington is repped by CAA and Washington Square Films and besides her starring role on her hit TV show “Scandal,” Washington was last seen in “Peeples.”

Hudson can be seen next in “Rock the Kasbah” opposite Bill Murray.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 9

Leave a Reply


Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

  1. Kevin Owens says:

    Wasn’t this movie done with Beyoncé and eldris?

  2. I can’t wait to see the film now. Kerry Washington and Katie Hudson sound like they will make the film a winner.

  3. bhoney says:

    I just don’t find Idris Elba the least bit attractive. For heaves sake, choose anyone but him.

  4. Tatiana says:

    Liking the cast. Idris Elba as the husband please. :)

  5. I can’t wait to learn what role that Kerry Washington will playing the new wife or the ex-wife.

  6. cadavra says:

    How did Screen Gems let this slip through their fingers?

  7. Innocent Woman says:

    Who cares WB blessing the same people again………… and forgetting those who were the source of their money for the past two years. Yawn.

More Film News from Variety