Alicia Vikander to star in psychological thriller The Marsh King’s Daughter
Morten Tyldum will direct the psychological thriller The Marsh King’s Daugher, based on Karen Dionne’s best-selling novel.
Alicia Vikander will star as Helena, a woman living a seemingly ordinary life, but hiding a dark secret within: that her father is the infamous “Marsh King”, the man who kept her and her mother captive in the wilderness for years. After a lifetime of trying to escape her past, Helena is forced to face her demons when her father unexpectedly escapes from prison.
The screenplay has been written by Elle Smith and Mark L. Smith (“The Revenant”).
Black Bear Pictures and Anonymous Content will produce.