Charlize Theron will play writer Phillip K. Dick’s dead twin sister, who died shortly after birth, in Alfonso Cuarón’s new biographer Jane.
Alfonso Cuarón prepares to tell an unprecedented aspect of the writer’s life Phillip K. Dick with the help of the diva Charlize Theronwho will play Janetwin sister of the sci-fi author who died shortly after birth.
Alfonso Cuarón’s biopic will focus on how the death of his twin sister influenced Phillip K. Dick’s personality as well as his creative work. In addition to hiring Charlize Theron as Jane, the Hollywood Reporter also announces the presence of Dick’s daughter, Isa Hackett, as a producer.
Of course Cuaron will take maximum creative freedom as adult Charlize Theron[willplayarealpersonwhodiedasababyAsanticipatedJanewillbeone[interpreteràcunapersonarealemortadaneonataSecondoquantoanticipatoJanesaràuna“moving, suspenseful and darkly humorous story about the uniqueness of a woman’s relationship with her bright, but problematic twin”. Jane will try to save her brother from difficult situations both real and imagined as he immerses himself more and more in the fascinating universe of her creations.
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In a statement, Isa Hackett claimed the film “It will challenge biopic conventions and embrace the alternate reality that Philip K. Dick so desperately desired, one in which his beloved sister survived beyond six weeks of age.”. Hackett adds that Jane is “his own story” and that is “the lens through which we will see him and his imagination”.
Jane will be Alfonso Cuarón’s first foray into Phillip K. Dick’s universe and will be produced by Amazon.