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Not only will Wilde direct but she's also reportedly writing the screenplay as well, alongside her writing partner Katie Silberman. Amy Pascal is set to produce and Rachel O'Connor will executive produce -- making this an all-women led film behind the scenes as well.
Wilde is best known for playing the character Dr. Remy Hadley in the medical-drama TV series, House M.D., as well as her roles in the films Tron: Legacy, Cowboys & Aliens, Her, Rush, The Longest Week and Meadowland, to name a few.
Wilde made her directorial debut with the 2019 critically-acclaimed teen comedy film Booksmart, for which she won the Independent Spirit Award for Best First Feature.