Yelchin Spawned In Foster’s “Beaver”

Anton Yelchin (“Star Trek,” “Terminator Salvation”) has joined the cast of the Jodie Foster-directed indie dark comedy “The Beaver” says Variety.

Mel Gibson plays a depressed man who finds solace in wearing a beaver hand-puppet. Foster will play his wife, whom the son (Yelchin) lobbies to get a divorce.

Jennifer Lawrence also stars. Kyle Killen penned the script.