Hollywood star Ryan Gosling shall be taking part in the lead position in The Actor, an adaptation of Donald E Westlake’s novel, Memory. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Duke Johnson of Anomalisa fame will direct the film from a script he wrote with Stephen Cooney. Gosling will star as New York actor Paul Cole, who’s crushed and left for useless in Nineteen Fifties Ohio.
Stripped of his reminiscence and stranded in a mysterious small city, Paul struggles to get again dwelling, piece collectively and reclaim the life and id he’s misplaced.
The Actor follows a journey relatable to many: to discover dwelling, to discover love, and in the end to discover ourselves.
Gosling can even produce the film with Waypoint Entertainment’s Ken Kao, Johnson and his Innerlight Films companion Abigail Spencer, and Paul Young by means of his Make Good Banner.
The Blade Runner 2049 star has a variety of tasks within the pipeline, together with Netflix’s big-budget blockbuster The Gray Man, which pairs him with Chris Evans and hails from the Russo brothers.
He can even characteristic in filmmaker duo Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s astronaut film Project Hail Mary at MGM and Leigh Whannell’s Wolfman film at Universal.