Margaret Qualley, Aubrey Plaza and Chris Evans will star in the new dark comedy from Ethan Coen and Tricia Cooke, titled Honey Don’t! – the latest project from the the married collaborators. Coen (formerly one-half of the Coen Brothers), and Cooke last directed Drive-Away Dolls, which will debut on Feb. 23.
Coen and Cooke also wrote the script for Honey Don’t! with insiders sharing that the story is set in Bakersfield, Calif. Qualley will play a private eye, Plaza will star as a mysterious woman, and Evans will portray the leader of a cult. Production is due to begin late March in New Mexico.
Qualley can currently be seen in Poor Things, which is nominated for 11 Oscars, including best picture. Plaza starred in season two of HBO’s The White Lotus, and Evans starred in Apple’s Ghosted last year as well as the medical drama Pain Hustlers.
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