As Jordan Peele released the poster of his next film US on social media, Variety is exclusively reporting that sources tell them that Lupita N’yongo is in talks and Elisabeth Moss and Winston Duke are being eyed to star in the film.
The feature marks Jordan Peele’s next project after his directorial feature debut Get Out was released last year, making over $255m worldwide on a $4.5m budget, earning Peele an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay at the Academy Awards this year.
Us also makes Peele’s first project under the first-look deal with Universal Pictures he signed along with his Monkeypaw Productions last year. Plot details are currently being kept under wraps, but Peele will be writing and directing the project, as well as serving as producer alongside Sean McKittrick, Jason Blum and Ian Cooper.
Us is scheduled for cinematic release on the 15th March 2019.