A24 is nearing a deal for U.S. rights to the drama “Enemy,” following a pair of screenings at the Toronto Film Festival.
Villeneuve directed Gyllenhaal in crime thriller “Prisoners,” which has also screened at Toronto and Telluride.
Gyllenhaal portrays a history professor who spots his double in a bit role in a movie and decides to track him down — leading to their lives becoming irrevocably intertwined.
WME Global is handling the U.S. rights.
Deadline.com site first reported the news about the “Enemy” deal.