Howard Joins McConaughey In “Gold”

Bryce Dallas Howard has scored the female lead role in Stephen Gaghan’s mining drama “Gold” at Black Bear Pictures and HWY 61.

Matthew McConaughey stars in the film which is halfway through its shoot in New Mexico. The story follows an unlikely pair who venture to the Indonesian jungle in search of gold.

The “Jurassic World” actress would play Kay, the longtime and long suffering girlfriend of McConaughey’s character and whose relationship with him is at its breaking point.

Edgar Ramirez, Corey Stoll, Toby Kebbell, Bruce Greenwood and Stacy Keach also star while Teddy Schwarzman and Michael Nozik are producers. Patrick Massett & John Zinman wrote the script.

Source: Deadline