Friday, February 27, 2015
KRISTEN STEWART JOINS LAURA DERN AND MICHELLE WILLIAMS IN NEW DRAMA
Stewart has officially come off her self-imposed break by signing on to join Oscar nominees Laura Dern (Wild/Jurassic Park) and Michelle Williams (Oz the Great and Powerful) in an untitled drama written and directed by Kelly Reichardt, according to Deadline.
"Reichardt most recently directed 'Night Moves' with Jesse Eisenberg and Dakota Fanning." (Variety)
Stewart will play a lawyer from Boise, Idaho who tries to prove herself as a teacher. She develops a friendship with Jamie who is auditing her class.
Others cast are Jared Harris (Mad Men), James Le Gros Enemy of the State) and new comer Sara Rodier.
The filming will take place in the midwest Big Sky country.
Laura Dern will not be the first time Stewart has been with a Dern onscreen. Stewart starred with her Oscar nominated father Bruce Dern in 2007's 'The Cake Eaters'.
Bruce spoke highly of the young Stewart at the time where he praised her talent calling her a "one of a kinder." Check out what he says in the video below.
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