Mara, Williams cast in 'Blackbird'
Published Feb 27 2011, 19:57 GMT | By Tom Ayres Kate Mara
is the latest actress to be cast in the recently retitled fugitive film Blackbird
Previously called Kin
, the film follows a brother and sister, played by Eric Bana and Olivia Wilde, who are on the run from the law and encounter a boxer, played by Sons of Anarchy
regular Charlie Hunnam.Variety
star Mara and former Everwood
star Treat Williams have signed on to play a father and daughter, whose story intersects with the film's main plot.
Also cast in Blackbird
is country singer Kris Kristofferson and Sissy Spacek.
Stefan Ruzowitzky will direct the film from a script by Zach Dean.Blackbird
is due to begin filming in March.