Gabourey Sidibe, best known for her Oscar-nominated role in Precious and her various appearances in American Horror Story, is set to make her directorial debut with Pale Horse.
According to Deadline, the film is set in the Pacific Northwest and follows Naia, “an esteemed, yet reclusive African-American YA book author who is living with MS. When Naia decides to shelter the man who escaped captivity with her long-missing brother, she finds herself caught up in a diabolical mystery.”
Asabi Lee and Paul Hart-Wilden wrote the script, from a story by Chris Courtney Martin. The film is being described as a psychological thriller.
Words: Samantha McLaren (@themeatispeople)