Jennifer Carpenter (“Dexter,” The Exorcism of Emily Rose) has joined the cast of Roger Donaldson’s indie thriller Hungry Rabbit Jumps, reports Variety. She joins a cast that includes Nicolas Cage, Guy Pearce, January Jones and Harold Perrineau.
Carpenter will play the best friend of Jones’ musician character. Cage plays a teacher who joins an underground vigilante organization after his wife (Jones) is the victim of a brutal crime.
The $30 million-budget film, written by Robert Tannen, is in production.