Laura Dern and Liam Hemsworth is set to star in the upcoming Netflix romance drama ‘Lonely Planet‘. The (Unbelievable) director Susannah Grant will be writing and directing the film. The plot details are being kept under wraps. The film is a love story set in Morocco.
Lonely Planet is billed as a love story set in Morocco. Specifics with regard to its plot are being kept under wraps. Grant is also producing alongside Sarah Timberman and Liza Chasin for 3dot Productions, with VP Studio Film Kira Goldberg serving as creative lead for Netflix.
Netflix and 3dot have been in creative partnerships for the film, the streamer’s upcoming thriller series, Anatomy of a Scandal, based on the book by Sarah Vaughan. 3dot entered into a multi-year, first-look film deal with Netflix in 2019, with adaptations of Taylor Jenkins Reid’s bestseller The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo and Diane Cardwell’s memoir Rockaway also upcoming.
Laura Dern is best known for her roles in Little Women, JT LeRoy, The Tale, Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi, Downsizing, Wilson, The Founder, Certain Women, 99 Homes, The Fault in Our Stars, The Master, Little Fockers, Everything Must Go, Year of the Dog, Inland Empire, Lonely Hearts, Jurassic Park and Jurassic Park III, October Sky, Citizen Ruth, Wild at Heart, Blue Velvet and Mask. her upcoming projects are Colin Trevorrow’s Jurassic World Dominion, Florian Zeller’s drama The Son, Justin Kurzel’s sci-fi drama Morning, Abe Sylvia’s TV series Mr. and Mrs. American Pie and Tim Harper’s animated film Ozi.
Susannah Grant is an Oscar- and three-time Emmy nominee. Grant previously worked as showrunner, writer, director, and exec producer for Netflix’s acclaimed limited series ‘Unbelievable’, also writing and directing the 2006 drama Catch and Release, starring Jennifer Garner, Timothy Olyphant, and Kevin Smith.
Liam Hemsworth is known for roles in The Duel, Independence Day: Resurgence, all four Hunger Games pics, The Dressmaker, Empire State, The Expendables 2, and The Last Song.