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Jessica Chastain will conquer pain

Image Hollywood intends to make a new attempt to film the comic book Painkiller Jane . As reported by Deadline , Lotus Entertainment , Solipsist Films and will combine efforts to create the film based on the graphic novel by Jimmy Palmiotti and Joe Quesada. Freckle Films . The latter belongs to two-time Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain (Target One), who intends to take on the production functions and star in the film.

Police officer Jane Vasco first appeared on the pages of Event Comics in 1996, and a year later they decided to devote a solo comic to her. Over the years, she has also featured in crossovers featuring graphic novels such as Vampirella , Hellboy , and The Punisher .

Jane used to work undercover to infiltrate the gang of New York crime boss Joe Fonti . Tom managed to find out about the progress of the police operation, after which he decided to set up an explosion in order to destroy Jane and the leader of a rival group with one blow. The girl was seriously injured, but miraculously managed to survive. Moreover, she managed to acquire incredible powers of regeneration, which helped her become a truly deadly weapon.


In 2005, based on the famous comic book, the television film "Painkiller: Conquering Pain" was filmed, in which Emmanuelle Vojier played the main role. Two years later, Sci Fi launched Painkiller Jane , which lasted only one season. The character of Jane in the multi-part action thriller was embodied by Kristanna Loken.

Attempts to transfer the invulnerable heroine to the big screen were made a couple of years ago, when Jen and Sylvia Soska were claiming the director's chair. The family duo set their sights on the R rating, but the sisters' plans were never realized. Now that the project has passed into the hands of Chastain and her partners, the long-awaited film adaptation of Painkiller Jane has all the chances to finally go into work.


The new production team is expected to start looking for a scriptwriter and director for the film shortly.

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Author: Jake Pinkman