Open Road films is teaming up with Annapurna Pictures to distribute Steven Soderbergh’s “Side Effects” in the US (within the first half of 2013). Annapurna is financing and producing with Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Gregory Jacobs and scripter Scott Z. Burns, and casting announcements are expected soon, with Channing Tatum, Blake Lively and Jude Law already attached. Filmnation is international sales at the Berlin Film Festival this February.
Open Road’s Tom Ortenberg says, “We are thrilled that Steven Soderbergh is bringing his next thriller to Open Road. It is an amazing script from Scott Burns with extremely talented producers.”