Anne Hathaway on board for "Passengers" thriller
news.yahoo.com Anne Hathaway, who starred alongside Meryl Streep in "The Devil Wears Prada," has a ticket for "Passengers," a supernatural thriller being directed by Rodrigo Garcia ("Nine Lives").
Hathaway will play a grief counselor who helps six plane crash survivors and develops a special connection with one of them. When the survivors begin to disappear mysteriously, she suspects a conspiracy and becomes determined to uncover the truth.
Production is set to begin early next year. Columbia Pictures will release domestically.
Hathaway next stars as Jane Austen in "Becoming Jane," and has been cast to play Agent 99 in Warner Bros. Pictures' big-screen version of "Get Smart."