According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Emmy winning writer of John Adams, Kirk Ellis, will be writing Escape for Relevant Entertainment.

Katherine Heigl is set to star in the film.

The movie will follow the real life story of Carolyn Jessop. She was forced into a life of polygamy and eventually escaped the Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints.

The screenplay will be based on Jessop's book.

Evan Jacobs