Oscar Nominated Actress Joins Park Chan-wook’s ‘Stoker’

Jacki Weaver, whose murderous matriarch earned her an Oscar nomination for Animal Kingdom, has signed on to star in Stoker, the Fox Searchlight thriller that was written by actor Wentworth Miller under the pseudonym Ted Foulke, reports Deadline.

Weaver joins Nicole Kidman, Mia Wasikowska and Matthew Goode in the Park Chan-wook-directed thriller about a teen who is mourning the death of her father and has to deal with an eccentric uncle who shows up unexpectedly.

Chan-wook is best known for directing Oldboy, JSA and Thirst. This is his English-language debut.
Jacki Weaver

 
Source: Deadline