Don’t Worry Darling Updates: Olivia Wilde directs Don’t Worry Darling, an upcoming American psychological thriller film. Katie Silberman wrote the script, which was based on a tale by Carey van Dyke, Shane Van Dyke, and Silberman. Florence Pugh, Harry Styles, Olivia Wilde, Gemma Chan, KiKi Layne, Nick Kroll, and Chris Pine feature in the film, which is produced by New Line Cinema and Vertigo Entertainment.
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They’ve been kept under wraps, but we do know that the film is about Alice and Jack, a couple who live in a utopian village in the California desert in the 1950s.Their seemingly ideal life, however, takes a deadly turn when housewife Alice uncovers a shocking truth about her husband, who is concealing a dark secret tied to “The Victory Project.””Alice (Pugh) and Jack (Styles) are fortunate to be living in the idealised community of Victory, the experimental company town housing the men who work for the top-secret Victory Project and their families,” according to the official synopsis. Every facet of daily life in the tightknit desert utopia is anchored by the 1950s societal optimism promoted by their CEO, Frank (Pine)equal parts corporate visionary and motivating life coach. While the husbands spend their days working on the “creation of innovative materials” at Victory Project Headquarters, their wives including Frank’s exquisite partner, Shelley (Chan)get to enjoy the beauty, luxury, and hedonism of their community ” Every resident’s demands are handled by the company, making life ideal. They only ask for caution and unwavering dedication to the Victory cause.”When holes in their idyllic life arise, revealing glimpses of something far more evil lying beneath the appealing facade, Alice can’t help but wonder what they’re doing in Victory and why. How much is Alice willing to risk in order to reveal the truth about what’s going on in this paradise?”
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Florence Pugh, as previously stated, will star in the upcoming film. Alice, a 1950s housewife who begins to question her surroundings as sinister encounters occur in her utopian like community in the California desert, will be played by the Black Widow actress. Harry Styles will play Jack, Alice’s spouse who has a “dark secret,” following in her footsteps. The vocalist of “Watermelon Sugar” joined the cast after Shia LaBeouf, who had been cast in the role, had to drop out owing to schedule difficulties. In a social media post, Wilde expressed his delight at having Styles on board, saying:In this film, LaBeouf wasn’t the only one that had to be replaced. Dakota Johnson was set to play Alice’s next-door neighbour, a crazy and paranoid woman who is in charge of informing Alice about what is going on in their neighbourhood. Johnson also left the movie due to schedule difficulties, allowing Kiki Layne of If Beale Street Could Talk to join the ensemble.Wilde will star in the feature film, however the name of her character has yet to be revealed. Chris Pine, who will play a revered leader of a cult-like workplace, is another well-known name confirmed for the cast. “Yea, buddy of course!” Pine responded immediately after being asked to join in the film, according to Wilde.To top it off, Marvel alum and Styles’ Eternals co-star Gemma Chan has been cast as Shelley in Don’t Worry Darling, but no other details about her character have been divulged.
DON’T WORRY DARLING RELEASE DATE:
Olivia Wilde has stated that Don’t Worry, Darling will be released in theatres on September 23, 2022.