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Moving onwards in her post-Star Wars career, Daisy Ridley is in negotiations to star in The Ice Beneath Her, a crime thriller based on the book by Swedish author Camilla Grebe’s 2015 bestselling novel.

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Caitlin Parrish, writer of Berlanti Productions’ Supergirl and The Red Line, has adapted the book. Additional casting discussions are underway for multiple juicy roles.

Drew Simon, Kevin Sauer and Sam Brown are overseeing for STX, which recently announced that it is merging with Indian major Eros International to become Eros STX Global Corp.

In-demand Brit actress Ridley is currently in post-production on big-budget Lionsgate pic Chaos Walking, which is due to be released early next year. 2019 epic Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker was the third-highest-grossing movie in the storied sci-fi franchise.

Filmmaking collective Radio Silence comprises Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler Gillett and Chad Villella. The group most recently directed breakout comedy-horror hit Ready Or Not, which made close to $60M global off an estimated $6M budget. They’re also attached the Scream reboot and are well known for cult horror pic V/H/S.

Ophelia [Blu-ray]
  • Daisy Ridley, Naomi Watts, Clive Owen (Actors)
  • Claire McCarthy (Director) - Alastair Burlingham (Producer)
  • Audience Rating: PG-13 (Parents Strongly Cautioned)