Olsen, DeHaan, Huston “Kill Your Darlings”

Elizabeth Olsen (“Martha Marcy May Marlene”), Dane Dehaan (“Chronicle”) and Jack Huston (“The Twilight Saga: Eclipse”) are set to join the thriller Daniel Radcliffe in “Kill Your Darlings” at Killer Films and Benaroya Pictures says Variety.

The story deals with a murder at Columbia University in 1944 which brought together the young writers who would spark the Beat Revolution.

Olsen will play Edie Parker, the wealthy art-student girlfriend of Jack Kerouac (Huston). Dehaan plays Lucien Carr, a classmate of Allen Ginsberg (Radcliffe) for whom he develops feelings.

Christine Vachon, Michael Benaroya and Rose Ganguzza produce from a script by John Krokidas who also directs. Shooting begins March 12th in New York City.