Lotus Entertainment and di Bonaventura Pictures have signed John Wick star Keanu Reeves to headline Replicas, from director Tanya Wexler who helmed Hysteria. Scripted by Chad St. John, the pic is produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Stephen Hamel, Reeves, and Fundamental Films. Company Films’ partners Hamel and Reeves developed the script based on Hamel’s treatment.
Lotus will sell at AFM and CAA handles domestic.
After a car accident kills his loving family, a daring neuroscientist will stop at nothing to bring them back, even if it means pitting himself against a government-controlled laboratory, a police task force, and the physical laws of science themselves. Production is slated for spring 2015.