Taylor Swift will be sharing screen time with Oscar winners Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges in The Giver. Swift has a supporting role in the movie about a young boy living in a dystopian world based on the 1993 novel of the same name.
According to Entertainment Weekly, the country-pop star will play the role of Rosemary, one of the last teens mentored by the mysterious character known as The Giver, to be played by Jeff Bridges. Australian actor Brenton Thwaites will play Jonas, the young boy at the center of the story. Streep is set to play the Chief Elder of Jonas' community and Katie Holmes and Alexander Skarsgard will play his parents.
Production on The Giver is slated to begin October 7th in Cape Town, South Africa. The film is on track for release next August.