Cate Blanchett Joins Joe Wright’s “Hanna”

Cate Blanchett is signing on to join the Joe Wright-directed assassin drama “Hanna” for Focus Features says Deadline Hollywood.

Saoirse Ronan plays a 14-year-old girl who has grown up entirely in a remote woods where her father has taught her to become a lethal assassin.

She soon leaves the woods for the first time and sets out on a job to kill a high-ranking government official with many secrets.

Eric Bana also stars and shooting kicks off in Germany in March.