Fresh off Midsommar, Florence Pugh will continue hanging out in the genre space with the upcoming Dolly, Deadline reports today, which has been picked up by Apple TV+.
Vanessa Taylor and Drew Pearce are scripting, and a director hasn’t yet been found.
This one has a wild synopsis, and we cannot to see how it pans out…
“The film is a sci-fi courtroom drama in which a robotic “companion doll” kills its owner and then shocks the world by claiming that she is not guilty and asking for a lawyer.”
Deadline notes that the movie is inspired by a short story of the same name that was written by Elizabeth Bear, and the story has “elements of classic courtroom drama and sci-fi.”