Sarah Snook Will Topline Mahalia Belo’s Adaptation of Jane Austen’s “Persuasion”

Anne Elliot will get yet another chance with Captain Wentworth. Deadline reports “Succession” star Sarah Snook will topline a film adaptation of Jane Austen’s “Persuasion.” Mahalia Belo is directing the Searchlight pic and Jessica Swale is writing the script. Published in 1818, “Persuasion” marked Austen’s last complete novel and was released shortly after her death….