Lundy-Paine will play the role of Julia Clarke in the Charles Randolph-scripted feature from Bron Studios that stars Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie as the women who took down the Fox News Channel chief who created a toxic male corporate culture. Hewson will play Lily, the assistant to Theron’s Megyn Kelly.
Lionsgate is currently in the midst of finalizing a domestic distribution and co-financing deal on the Roger Ailes-Fox News movie. They are also handling the pic’s foreign sales.
Deadline exclusively reported both sets of news. The film is currently in production.