Gina Rodriguez (Jane The Virgin) is set to star in Netflix Sci-Fi film Awake.
Rodriguez plays Jill, an ex-soldier with a troubled past who holds the key to a cure after a sudden global event wipes out all electronics and takes away humankind’s ability to sleep. Chaos quickly begins to consume the world and Jill may hold the key in the form on her own daughter. The question is, can Jill safely deliver her daughter and save the world before she herself loses her mind?
Mark Raso will direct the project from a script by Joseph Raso and Greg Poirer, Entertainment One is producing.