Amy Adams to Star in Alien Movie Story of Your Life

Nominee for Best Actress in "American Hustle" Amy Adams arrives on the red carpet for the 86th Academy Awards on March 2nd, 2014 in Hollywood, California. AFP PHOTO / Robyn BECK        (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
Actress Amy Adams arrives at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Lester Cohen/WireImage) Photo: ROBYN BECK/2014 AFP

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Amy Adams is currently in negotiations to star in the alien movie Story of Your Life, perhaps the most misleadingly named alien movie of all time. A family drama or historical biopic maybe, but an alien movie? Adams’s protagonist is purportedly an “expert linguist” who must learn to communicate with aliens who land on earth in order to determine if they are friend or foe. We’re already excited to see the sequel in which every linguist in the world is incredibly jealous of Amy Adams for deciphering an alien language.

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