Barnes, Simmons, Wilde Speak “Words”

Ben Barnes, J.K. Simmons, Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, John Hannah and Nora Arnezeder have all joined the cast of the dramatic thriller “The Words” according to a press release from Benaroya Pictures.

Bradley Cooper plays a writer who, at the peak of his literary success, discovers the price he must pay for stealing another man’s work. Jeremy Irons and Dennis Quaid also star.

“TRON: Legacy” writers Brian Klugman and Lee Sternthal penned the script and make their directorial debut on the film which begins shooting this month in Montreal. Michael Benaroya, Jim Young and Tatiana Kelly are producing.