Radha Mitchell is set to star opposite Timothy Olyphant in The Crazies, the reinvention of the 1973 George Romero film.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Mitchell will play Olyphant's wife as they battle a toxin that has infected their town's water supply.

Breck Eisner will direct from a screenplay by Ray Wright, working from an earlier draft by Scott Kosar.

No production date has been set.