Kate Mara Joins Johnny Depp in ‘Transcendence’
Published by Joseph in: Film -- Date: 27 Mar 2013 Comments: 0
Wally Pfister’s directorial debut is looking to be a big deal as they add another great actress to the cast of Transcendence. Kate Mara is currently co-starring with Kevin Spacey in the acclaimed Netflix original series House of Cards, which begins filming for the second season in spring.
Mara’s career has been a consistent mix of television drama’s and both big budget and independent films. Her credits include 127 Hours, Entourage, Shooter, 24, and We Are Marshall.
In Transcendence, Johnny Depp stars as a brilliant scientist who uploads his mind in to a super computer and then…something happens. Information on the film is limited but we know that the screenplay was written by Jack Paglen and is being produced by Alcon Entertainment. Rebecca Hall and Paul Bettany have also been confirmed for roles in the film.
Pfister won and Academy Award for his work as the director of photography on Christopher Nolan’s Inception. Pfister has served as Nolan’s sole DP for his last seven films, beginning with Memento. Christopher Nolan and his wife Emma Thomas are signed on as executive producers.
Transcendence hits theaters April 25th, 2014.