Lionsgate has acquired the distribution rights to Marjane Satrapi's dark comedy The Voices
, starring Ryan Reynolds, Gemma Arterton, Anna Kendrick, and Australian Jacki Weaver.
Reynolds plays Jerry Hickfang, a disturbed factory worker who hears advice from his pet dog and cat is implicated in the accidental death of his co-worker.
Weaver is cast to play his therapist.
The film premiered at Sundance Film Festival in January 2014. No US or Aus release dates has been set.