Nikki Reed has joined the cast of Gillian Greene-Raimi's black comedy Murder of a Cat, says a story at Deadline. She will play a character named Greta opposite the previously-announced Fran Kranz, Greg Kinnear and J.K. Simmons.
Written by Christian Magalhaes and Robert Snow, the project made the 2010 "Black List" of unproduced screenplays and is described with the following logline:
A darkly comic noir about a guy trying to unravel the mystery around the murder of his pet cat.
Reed, best known for her ongoing role as Rosalie Hale in The Twilight Saga, can be seen coming up in the crime thriller Pawn.