Elizabeth Olsen to star alongside Daniel Radcliffe

Friday January 13, 2012

Elizabeth Olsen will be joining Daniel Radcliffe in upcoming movie Kill Your Darlings.

The 22-year-old actress - who is generating Oscar buzz for her turn in Martha Marcy May Marlene - will play Edie Parker a well-to-do art student.

Harry Potter star Daniel will play Allen Ginsberg in the flick, which is based on a true event in 1944 about a murder at Columbia University, which helped spawn the Beat Generation.

Dane Dehaan has also joined the cast of the film, which is expected to start shooting in March.

Elizabeth, who is the younger sister of famous twins Mary-Kate and Ashley, has several weighty projects in the pipeline.

She will be seen in upcoming thriller Red Lights and it has been reported that she will be starring in period drama Therese Raquin alongside Glenn Close.

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