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Nicole Kidman is ready to star alongside Maya Erskine in a model new restricted sequence.

Kidman may even govt produce the thriller based mostly on Leïla Slimani’s novel The Perfect Nanny. Erskine will write and likewise govt produces the sequence.

The sizzling mission from Legendary Entertainment was acquired by HBO who outbid rivals.

Slimani’s novel, initially printed in France as Chanson Douce (Lullaby), is a thriller that follows the more and more co-dependent relationship between a pair and the nanny they rent. It gained France’s prestigious Prix Goncourt in 2016, and its translation turned a world bestseller.

The logline for the HBO project reads, “A seemingly good nanny goes to work for a pair with two younger youngsters, however her useful character finally deteriorates into one thing sinister.”

The Perfect Nanny might be Kidman’s third for HBO, following the profitable Big Little Lies

and The Undoing. Kidman not too long ago starred in and produced Hulu’s Nine Perfect Strangers and is featured in Taylor Sheridan’s upcoming Lioness at Paramount+ in addition to Expats at Amazon’s Prime Video.

Erskine, in the meantime, is at present filming Mrs. and Mrs. Smith, the place she stars reverse Donald Glover, for Prime Video.

Kidman and her Blossom Films companion Per Saari will govt produce with Erskine, Pascal Caucheteux of Why Not Productions and Philippe Godeau of Pan-Européenne.

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