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First Look: John Boyega Stars in ‘Naked Singularity,’ Directorial Debut of ‘It’ Writer (Exclusive)

First Look: John Boyega Stars in ‘Naked Singularity,’ Directorial Debut of ‘It’ Writer (Exclusive)

Variety has been given exclusive access to the first-look image for “Naked Singularity,” starring John Boyega and Olivia Cooke, which is being sold in international markets by Anton, and in the U.S. by Anton and Endeavor Content.

The film, which also stars Ed Skrein, Bill Skarsgård, Linda Lavin and Tim Blake Nelson, is the directorial debut of Chase Palmer, who wrote the screenplay for “It.” Palmer wrote the screenplay for “Naked Singularity” with David Matthews, based on the book by Sergio De La Pava, for which he won the Pen/Robert W. Bingham Prize for debut fiction.

Naked Singularity” centers on a rising star in the New York public defenders’ office (Boyega) who starts to question the criminal justice system after losing a case that results in his suspension. Doubting all he has worked for, and on the edge of a mental breakdown, his life unravels as he is

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