Oscar nominee Ruth Negga has her next big project lined up.
She’s set to star alongside Brad Pitt and Tommy Lee Jones in the sci-fi film, Ad Astra, from James Gray.
The details of Negga’s role are not being revealed at this time.
The film is the latest film partnership between New Regency and Plan B, which includes Oscar nominee The Big Short, Oscar winner 12 Years a Slave, and they are also working on the upcoming film, Wrong Answer, starring Michael B. Jordan, directed by Ryan Coogler and written by Ta-Nehsi Coates.
Negga currently stars in AMC’s Preacher, and was nominated for numerous awards, including an Oscar, for her starring role in Loving.
THR first reported the news of Negga’s casting.