EXCLUSIVE: Sebastian Stan, Renate Reinsve and Adam Pearson are set to star in the A24 psychological thriller A Different Man from filmmaker Aaron Schimberg. A24 is financing and producing the pic, which will be written and directed by Schimberg.
The film follows Edward, an outcast who is seeking a new life and fresh start. After he undergoes facial reconstructive surgery, he becomes fixated on a man starring as him in a stage production based on his former life.
Alongside A24, Christine Vachon and Gabriel Mayers of Killer Films, Vanessa McDonnell of Grand Motel Films and Jason Reif will produce. Stan will produce executive. Production kicks off next month.
Stan is coming off rave reviews for his portrayal of Tommy Lee in the Hulu limited series Pam & Tommy. On the film side, he recently starred in the thriller Fresh for Searchlight. Reinsve’s recent credits include The Worst Person in the World and The Governess.
Stan is repped by CAA, Brookside Artist Management and Sloane, Offer, Weber & Dern. Reinsve is repped by CAA. CAA Media Finance brokered the deal with A24.