Reese Witherspoon May Play Female Lead in PASSENGERS Starring Keanu Reeves

Posted May 2, 2013 by Rick in Movie News


Reese Witherspoon is the hot topic when it comes to who’s to star opposite Keanu Reeves in the sic-fi romance Passengers.  The film Passengers, stars Keanu Reevs.  The story sets on a spacecraft that is transporting thousands of people to a far colony.  A crash happens in one if its sleep chambers which causes a passenger to awake 90 years before every other passenger.  The awoken passenger has to grow old and die alone so he decides to wake up a second passenger.  These two fall in love under weird circumstances.  Deadline reports that Brian Kirk, who has taken over episodes of Game of Thrones and Boardwalk Empire, has been chosen to make his feature directorial appearance on the project for Wayfare Entertainment.

Witherspoon will later be seen in the West Memphis Three Drama, Devil’s Knot.  Witherspoon is also attached to the modifications of Men Are from Mars, Women Are From Venus, Pennyroyal’s Princess Bootcamp, and Cheryl Strayed‘s memoir, Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail and The Beard.