Sandra Bullock may star as pioneering saleswoman Brownie Wise in a film chronicling the rise of Tupperware, written and directed by The Help’s Tate Taylor, according to THR. While Wise didn’t invent the resealable plastic containers, she came up with the idea for the Tupperware parties that put them on the map during the 1950s. Bullock has yet to sign on, but if she does it will mark the first new project since her Oscar-nominated turn in Gravity. It’s only logical that she would follow up the high-stakes, sensory thrill ride of Gravity with a project that shares the same fundamental theme: the importance of an airtight seal.
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 03: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Sandra Bullock attends the USC Shoah Foundation Institute 2013 Ambassadors for Humanity gala at the American Museum of Natural History on October 3, 2013 in New York, New York. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for the USC Shoah Foundation Institute)