Rachel Weisz to Star In and Produce ‘Lanny’ Adaptation

Rachel Weisz to Star In and Produce ‘Lanny’ Adaptation

Book Culture

Hot off her Oscar nomination for her role in The Favourite, actress Rachel Weisz is back to work on what looks to be another great film. Weisz is set to produce and star in the film adaptation of the Max Porter novel Lanny. Releasing in the U.S. in May, it tells the story of a boy named Lanny who moves to a mysterious village and discovers the myth of Dead Papa Toothwort, an unknown figure who watches and listens to the other villagers every day.     Lesley Thorne, who represents the literary agency that owns the rights to the book, …