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