Nate Parker Lands Role in ‘Ain’t Them Bodies Saints’‎

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Nate Parker has joined the cast of 1970s set crime drama Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, reports Deadline

Written and directed by David Lowery, the indie pic is described as a “modern day Bonnie and Clyde.”  Saints follows a felon who escapes from a Texas prison to reunite with his wife and child.

The film co-stars Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara. Its unclear what role Parker will play in the indie pic.

Parker has a appeared in several period films such as The Great Debaters, Pride, and most recently, George Lucas‘ Red Tails.  He can be seen next in Spike Lee‘s Red Hook Summer.

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