Golden Globe winner Sarah Paulson has been cast in M. Night Shyamalan’s upcoming thriller Glass.
Shyamalan, who is also behind the film’s script, took to social media to announce Paulson’s casting.
— M. Night Shyamalan (@MNightShyamalan) July 24, 2017
The long-awaited sequel to Unbreakable will star Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, James McAvoy and Anya-Taylor Joy and will be released in the U.S.on January 18, 2019. No details regarding Paulson’s role have been revealed as yet.
Paulson, who also won an Emmy for her standout work on American Horror Story, has a number of projects in the pipeline. The actress will appear in Ocean’s Eight, which features a cast that includes Sandra Bullock, Anne Hathaway and Cate Blanchett; Steven Spielberg’s The Papers, starring Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep; and Lost Girls, a drama-thriller from two-time Academy Award-nominated documentary filmmaker Liz Garbus.
There’s been a lot of buzz surrounding this one since the jaw-dropping ending to SPOILER confirmed that Shyamalan’s Unbreakable was indeed getting a cinematic expansion. Stay tuned as more comes to light.