Production Weekly reports that Rosamund Pike (DOOM, Die Another Day) is set to play the lead in the low-budget feature, Devil to Know You, directed by James Oakley. Production is set to begin in New York this August.
Alex Michaelides' script follows Pike's character Zoe Hughes, a beautiful, fiery young actress who is attempting to follow in her mother's thespian footsteps. She is full of anger and hurt, and cannot make a connection with her mother, who in many ways, is unreachable. As the danger escalates for her mother, Zoe is caught up in the events, though it is unclear whether she is an intended vicim or is playing a different role in the intrigue.