Katherine Waterston has acquired the film rights to A Separation. It’s the upcoming novel of author Katie Kitamura, which is set to be released next week. As of right now, Waterston is also attached to play the lead.
You can read the book’s synopsis below:
The novel, from Riverhead Books, follows a young woman who has agreed with her faithless husband that it’s time for them to separate. As she begins her new life, she gets word that her husband has gone missing, the jumping-off point for a searing, suspenseful story of intimacy and infidelity. Waterston also voiced the audio version of the book, which is getting strong reviews.