Charlize Theron and Viggo Mortensen are set to star in “The Road,” a Pulitzer Prize winning novel by author Cormac McCarthy. The story is about journey taken by a father and son across a post-nuclear landscape. The nightmarish film is being directed by John Hillcoat. Theron will star as the wife of Mortensen’s character, seen in a flashback.
The film is being produced by 2929 Entertainment, and distributed by Dimension Films domestically.