EXCLUSIVE: Canadian actress Alexia Fast has been cast in Atom Egoyan‘s thriller Queen Of The Night opposite Ryan Reynolds and Rosario Dawson. The psychological thriller stars Reynolds as a father who discovers clues 8 years after his daughter’s abduction that suggest the now-17-year-old girl is still alive. Fast recently starred with Tom Cruise in Paramount’s Jack Reacher and appeared on the CW’s Supernatural and The Secret Circle; she will play Reynolds’ daughter, Cass.
The film reunites Egoyan with Mireille Enos, who appeared in the director’s forthcoming Devil’s Knot and is set to play Reynolds’ wife, and Scott Speedman, who starred in Egoyan’s 2008 pic Adoration and will play a cop investigating the girl’s disappearance. Egoyan co-scripted with David Fraser; filming begins next month in Ontario.
Meanwhile, Fast has a recurring role on Melissa Rosenberg‘s upcoming NBC drama series Red Widow, which premieres in March. She is repped by UTA, Sanders Armstrong Caserta Management and Great North Artists.