EXCLUSIVE: Lily Rabe has been set to star opposite Tobey Maguire in Edward Zwick’s Pawn Sacrifice, the pic about famed but troubled American chess champion Bobby Fischer. Rabe will play Fischer’s sister Joan. Zwick, Maguire and Gail Katz are producing, and Steven Knight wrote the script. Rabe, repped by ICM Partners and Framework Entertainment, is in the latest installment of FX’s American Horror Story and landed a role in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay pics as Commander Lyme.
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