Patricia Clarkson is set to join the cast of the film adaptation of James Dasher's young adult sci-fi novel "The Maze Runner" at 20th Century Fox.
Dylan O'Brien plays a young man who awakens in a giant hedge labyrinth with no memory. He soon comes upon other boys his own age who start their own makeshift society.
Clarkson will play the enigmatic Chancellor Ava Paige, the woman who is testing children in this dystopian world to find the strongest warriors.
Wes Ball helms the currently in production project which also stars Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ki Hong Lee, Aml Ameen, Will Poulter and Blake Cooper.