The 25-year-old actress will take on the lead role as Theranos‘ founder Elizabeth Holmes.
Theranos is a blood-testing startup that claimed to have revolutionized blood testing by being able to use only a pinprick of blood and was once valued at $9 billion.
The company has been met with criticism and is now under investigation over claims of inaccurate test results.
No details about when filming will begin have been released.
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