Kristen Stewart is currently in talks to join the cast of Ang Lee’s drama BILLY LYNN’S LONG HALFTIME WALK, with Ben Platt signing on to the cast today. The actors will be joining Joe Alwynn and Garrett Hedlund in the story following an infantry in their final hours before returning to Iraq. The film is based on the Ben Fountain novel Billy Lynn. Steve Martin and Beau Knapp have also signed on for the film.
Stewart will be appearing in the films American Ultra, Anesthesia, and Equals.
Stewart is repped by Gersh.
Platt will be seen in the upcoming sequel Pitch Perfect 2, reprising his role.