The Working Title film will kick off production this September in the UK and Russia. Wright is currently seeking siblings to play the many children in the film.
[Hat Tip: Daily Mail]
Working Title co-chief Tim Bevan says the story, about a woman who has an affair with a younger man while trapped in her dull marriage, has remained a classic "because people relate to it; it has "incredible relevance today."
Here's more on Working Title's slate of projects in our interview with WT co-head Eric Fellner.