“The Coup” centers around an American family who has moved to Southeast Asia. They find themselves in the middle of a violent revolution and they must flee from a rebel leader and seek out safety. Bell will take on the role of Annie Dwyer, who is being described as the lovable member of what appears to be a perfect family. However, she often wonders if she should be happier with her life than she is.
The film is being directed by John Erick Dowdle, who also wrote the script with Drew Dowdle.
Production for “The Coup” is scheduled to begin in Thailand on October 31.