Jim Carrey is in talks to star in the thriller THE NUMBER 23, directed by Joel Schumacher for New Line, reports VARIETY. Contrafilms Beau Flynn and Tripp Vinson will produce. Fernley Phillips penned the script for the film, which is set to start filming in November.
The story follows a man who becomes enraptured by a book that chronicles his life. However, he is plagued with fear when the story ends with a murder.