Julie Delpy to write, direct and star in 'My Zoe'

Julie Delpy to write, direct and star in 'My Zoe'

Julie Delpy is set to star in, write and direct upcoming drama "My Zoe," reports Deadline.

The French actress will be joined by Gemma Arterton and Daniel Brühl for the project, which tells the story about the the lengths a mother will go to for her child.

Delpy plays Isabelle, a geneticist recovering from a failed, toxic marriage and raising her daughter Zoe. Zoe is everything to her mother but when tragedy strikes Isabelle decides to takes matters into her own hands.

Brühl and Arterton will play a couple Isabelle turns to for help.

Also confirmed for the movie is Lior Ashkenazy ("Big Bad Wolves," "Footnote"), who will plays Isabelle's new boyfriend. 

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