Brendan Gleeson and David Thewlis cast in Eliza Graves

Harry Potter stars join Brad Anderson’s Poe adaptation Eliza Graves

Brendan Gleeson in The Guard
Brendan Gleeson in The Guard

Brendan Gleeson (The Guard, In Bruges) and David Thewlis (The Big Lebowski, War Horse) have joined the cast of Brad Anderson’s (Session 9, The Machinist) Edgar Allan Poe adaptation Eliza Graves.

Deadline reports that the two actors have joined Jim Sturgess, Kate Beckinsale, Sir Michael Caine and Sir Ben Kingsley in the story of a “a young doctor who comes to apprentice at a remote mental institution. He meets a beautiful patient, with whom he falls in love under circumstances which may be much more complicated than they seem.” Filming begins next week.

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