George Nolfi Attached To Direct Facebook Thriller "XOXO"

George Nolfi Attached To Direct Facebook Thriller "XOXO"

According to Variety, George Nolfi (The Adjustment Bureau) has been hired by Lionsgate to direct and oversee a rewrite of the Darren Aronofsky-produced social media thriller, XOXO. Based on a spec script by Black Swan writer Mark Heyman, this project will explore the dark side of anonymous Facebook relationships.

The movie will focus on a young, married executive who also has a flirtatious relationship with a woman he met online. As the two begin communicating back and forth, the relationship starts to affect the man's life in a deadly way. The article states that the studio is looking into ways to give the movie a stylized presentation in order to make the digital relationship more cinematic. 

[via Variety

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