Reese Witherspoon’s new company Hello Sunshine is set to produce the Gail Honeyman novel Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine and the Catherine Steadman novel Something in the Water, due in July 2018. Hello Sunshine, formed by Reese and Otter Media, is a new cross-platform brand and a consumer-facing content company dedicated to telling female-driven stories.
Catherine Steadman is an actress and writer based in London and is known for her roles in Downton Abbey as well as The Inbetweeners, The Tudors, and Fresh Meat. Something in the Water is a thriller that involves a documentary maker and a city banker and ends with one of them dead.
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine is an endearing and hilarious read as the female protagonist, Eleanor tackles her tragic and dark past to bring kindness and friendship in her present.
We can’t wait to see Reese produce this book to screen adaptations. Keep them coming!!!