March 27, 2017  

Katherine Heigl to Produce and Star in Ageless Drama

May 13, 2010 (7:45 am) GMT
In 'The Age of Adaline', she is to portray a woman who stops aging because she was born at the turn of 20th century.
Katherine Heigl

will stop aging in her new movie, but she's not a vampire. The actress who left "" to concentrate on family and feature film, has signed up as the lead in "". It is an epic love story co-financed and co-produced by Lakeshore Entertainment and Sidney Kimmel.

According to THR, the drama is about a young woman who is born at the turn of 20th century and is rendered ageless after an accident. After "years of a solitary life", someday she meets a man who may be worth losing her immortality.

Katherine and her mother Nancy Heigl act as the executive producers along with Jim Tauber. Meanwhile, Lakeshore's Tom Rosenberg and Gary Lucchesi assist in the production department. "We're on a roll with Tom and Gary at Lakeshore," Kimmel said. "This is a project Anonymous brought to us and we brought to Lakeshore, and it just clicked."

October is set as the kick off date. That is why producers are looking for crew, director and actors who will play the male lead and supporting cast. "We're moving very quickly on this one. We hope to have all the pieces in place in a short time," Rosenberg said, failing to mention a target release date.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Blac Chyna Stuns in New Topless Picture. See Her Enviable Post-Baby Body
  2. Watch Lady GaGa and Stevie Wonder's Performances at Elton John's 70th Star-Studded Birthday Party
  3. Brad Pitt Is Ready to Mend His Relationship With Angelina Jolie for the Sake of Their Kids
  4. Cyborg's Story Is the Heart of 'Justice League', Says Zack Snyder
  5. Drake's 'More Life' Dethrones Ed Sheeran's 'Divide' on Billboard 200
  6. 'The Walking Dead' Season Finale Sneak Peeks Tease Betrayal and the Big War
  7. 'Marvel's Inhumans' Debuts First Official Logo
  8. Katy Perry and Ryan Phillippe Spotted Flirting During Elton John's Birthday Party