Exclusive Media made the announcement on the opening day of Toronto, where it is introducing the project to buyers.
"Dark Places" is shooting on location in Shreveport, La., with Gilles Paquet-Brenner directing from his own script. It also stars Christina Hendricks, Corey Stoll, Tye Sheridan and Sterling Jerins.
The film is co-financed by Exclusive Media and Cuatro Plus Films. Producers are Stephane Marsil of Hugo Films, Charlize Theron's Denver and Delilah Productions partners Beth Kono and AJ Dix; Mandalay's Cathy Schulman and Matt Rhodes and Exclusive Media's Matt Jackson.
De Matteo is repped by Untitled Entertainment and The Gersh Agency.
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