Taylor Kitsch Joins Dolan’s “John F. Donovan”

Taylor Kitsch (“Battleship,” “True Detective”) is set to join Jessica Chastain and Kit Harington in Xavier Dolan’s first English-language feature “The Death and Life of John F. Donovan”.

Susan Sarandon and Kathy Bates co-star in the drama about a young actor who recalls the secretive correspondence he shared as a teenager with an American TV star who died ten years earlier. The story explores the hardships of fame and the never-ending hurdles of the movie business.

Harington will play the title character, Chastain co-stars as the editor-in-chief of a gossip magazine. Kitsch’s role is under wraps, but is said to be “unique”. Adele also has a cameo in the film which is expected to start shooting in the Spring.

Source: The Wrap