The actress has joined Liam Neeson on the Watergate thriller that Sierra/Affinity represents at the AFM.
Peter Landesman will direct the tale about the spy who revealed he was the ‘Deep Throat’ source at the centre of the scandal that eventually ended the presidency of Richard Nixon.
Lane will play Mark Felt’s brilliant, ambitious and troubled wife Audrey, who shoulders the burden of Felt’s isolated and dangerous struggle against the White House.
MadRiver Pictures will finance and produce, alongside Scott Free Productions, Playtone and Cara Films. CAA arranged financing and handles US rights.
Principal photography is set to begin in March 2016.