Rachel Weisz and Darren Aronofsky team for Jackie

Rachel Weisz is attached to star in the upcoming film Jackie

The film will follow the events in the immediate days following President Kennedy’s assassination.

Weisz’s fiance, director Darren Aronofsky will direct and produce. The picture will be scrippted by Noah Oppenheim


According to Entertainment Weekly,  Jackie “catalogs the four days between Kennedy’s assassination and his burial, showing the beloved Kennedy at both her most vulnerable and her most graceful.”