Angela Bassett Joins Indie ‘White Bird In A Blizzard’

Angela Bassett

Valerie Macon

Angela Bassett has been added to the cast of White Bird In A Blizzard.

“Filming the new Gregg Araki movie today with Gabby Sidibe, very excited!” wrote the actress on her Facebook page yesterday.

Bassett will play Dr. Thaler in the indie drama about a young woman whose life spins out of control when her mother disappears, Deadline reports. Shailene Woodley plays the young woman.

Sidibe’s role in the film has not been made public as of yet. Filming is currently underway in Los Angeles.

Bassett recently inked a deal with NBC to star in and executive produce a legal drama series titled Vanishing Point. The Oscar nominated actress will aslo be seen alongside Gerard Butler in the upcoming white house drama Olympus Has Fallen.