Screen Gems Becomes ‘Obsessed’ With Knowles, Larter and Elba

Singer Beyonce Knowles, Ali Larter (Resident Evil: Extinction, Final Destination) and Idris Elba (Prom Night) will star in Obsessed, a thriller that Screen Gems will put into production this summer. Steve Shill (Dexter) will direct a script by David Loughery. Screen Gems topper Clint Culpepper is finalizing cast deals, working with Knowles’ and Larter’s reps to iron out scheduling kinks. Knowles is also producing and co-starring as Etta James in “Cadillac Records” for Sony BMG; Larter is working on episodes of NBC’s “Heroes.” In “Obsessed,” Elba will play an asset manager who has a knockout wife (Knowles) and thriving career until a temp office worker (Larter) begins stalking him.