Casey Affleck to star in sci-fi teleportation film ‘To Be Two’

Casey Affleck is already shooting one sci-fi project in Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar, but he’ll be reteaming with the director of Ain’t Them Bodies Saints to add another genre project to his plate: To Be Two. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the project is an adaptation of the Paul Broks short story “To Be Two or Not to Be.” It’s set in a universe where teleportation to Mars is possible by digitally scanning people, rebuilding them at the atomic level, and then vaporizing the original. Complications arise when a system malfunction prevents the original subject from being destroyed.

The project will be adapted and directed by David Lowery, who most recently worked with Affleck on Saints. That romantic crime film proved Lowery to…

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