Jessica Chastain Signs on for Sci-Fi Flick With Tom Cruise
Jessica Chastain just keeps getting busier!
The 30-year-old actress, who most recently appeared in The Help, Coriolanus, The Debt, and Take Shelter, has been cast as one of two female leads in Universal’s untitled sci-fi film starring Tom Cruise.
“Previously titled Oblivion and/or Horizons, pic revolves around a soldier stationed on a future Earth, the surface of which was destroyed by aliens. When he discovers a mysterious woman in a crash-landed pod, it sets off a chain of events that cause him to question everything he knows,” Variety reports.
The film is expected to start production this winter with a July 19, 2013 release date.