Carla Gugino is reteaming with Watchmen director Zack Snyder for Sucker Punch!, the Warner Bros./Legendary drama about a girl who's institutionalized by her wicked stepfather and retreats into an alternative reality as a coping strategy, according to Variety.
Gugino will play a nurse in the insane asylum who becomes a madam at a brothel in the film's alternate reality. Emily Browning plays the girl; Vanessa Hudgens, Jamie Chung, Jena Malone and Abbie Cornish co-star.
Zack and Debra Snyder are producing through their Cruel & Unusual banner.
The film begins shooting in early fall.