The project is the sequel to Split and Unbreakable, in which Willis starred as David Dunn, a security guard who discovers he has superhuman powers that allow him to see the crimes people have committed by touching them.
The news of Paulson joining the cast was announced by Shyamalan via Twitter.
— M. Night Shyamalan (@MNightShyamalan) July 24, 2017
Shyamalan is producing alongside Jason Blum, Marc Bienstock, and Ashwin Rajan. Universal is the studio and the film is set to bow January 18, 2019.
Paulson is best known for her work with Ryan Murphy in his series American Crime Story and American Horror Story. She won a Golden Globe and an Emmy for her role in The People V. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story as prosecutor Marcia Clark.
She is repped by CAA.
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