The studio has picked up US rights to Marjane Satrapi’s Sundance world premiere.

The Voices stars Ryan Reynolds, Gemma Arterton, Anna Kendrick, and Jacki Weaver in the story of a likeable serial killer.

Michael R Perry wrote the screenplay and Matthew Rhodes, Adi Shankar, Roy Lee and Spencer Silna are the producers.

The film is presented by Lionsgate and 1984 Private Defense Contractors and is a Mandalay Vision, Studio Babelsberg and Vertigo Entertainment production.

Lionsgsate’s president of acquisitions and co-productions Jason Constantine, svp of acquisitions Eda Kowan and evp of business and legal affairs Wendy Jaffe negotiated the deal with CAA and UTA Independent Film Group along with Loeb and Loeb.

Panorama Media handles international sales.