Jessica Chastain will star in a drama titled "The Zoo Keeper's Wife." This is reported by The Hollywood Reporter. The movie, based on real events, will take place during the years of the German occupation of Poland.
In the center of the plot will be Antonina Zabinska and her husband Jan, the director of the zoo in the Polish capital. Taking advantage of their position and opportunities, they helped several hundred Jews escape from the Warsaw ghetto. The movie also stars Daniel Bruhl. He got the role of the chief zoologist of the Third Reich, who comes to occupied Poland, falls in love with the main character and begins to terrorize her, seeking reciprocity. The movie will be based on the bestselling novel by Diana Ackerman. Niki Caro was appointed director of the picture. Terms of work and a possible rental schedule have not yet been specified.
Recall that viewers will be able to see Jessica Chastain in 2015 in the mystical movie "Crimson Peak" and the sci-fi tape "The Martian". In 2016, the actress will appear on the screen in the movie "The Huntsman", which will be the prequel to the movie "Snow White and the Huntsman".
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