The indie film The Moon and the Sun based on Vonda McIntyre's fantasy novel about a beautiful mermaid will begin production at the end of the month.
The cast includes Pierce Brosnan,Fan Bingbing,Kaya Scodelario,Ben Lloyd-Hugues and Benjamin Walker.
Brosnan stars as King Louis XIV, who is determined to protect the future of France by reigning for all eternity. His search for immortality leads him to capture and steal the life force from a mermaid (Fan), but soon his 18-year-old illegitimate daughter (Scodelario) discovers the mystical creature and strikes up a friendship with her.
Focus Features will release The Moon and the Sun in the U.S. in 2015. International sales are being handled by Good Universe.
I have no words for that plot ...