Ben Affleck is going to play a leading role in the film, Falling-to-Earth, writes The Hollywood Reporter vrijdag.De a film based on a critically acclaimed novel about the aftermath of a tornado.
Falling to Earth is the debut novel from Kate Southwood, ” came out in 2013. The story is set in rural america of the roaring twenties, where a whole village is almost entirely destroyed by a tornado.
A man and his family escape the disaster. He has everything it takes, but then have to live with the jealousy, and the growing hostility of the people in his village.
At that time, the novel is packed with good reviews. The New York Times called the book “exquisitely beautiful”.
There were rumors that the 47-year-old Affleck, the film is also supposed to direct, but so far only as the main actor involved in the project. The production will be carried out by a Canadian company, Resource, Studios, and recently was a great success, with the hit film City.