Nominated for an Oscar in 2007, when she not turned 11 years, Abigail Breslin had a positive career after “Little Miss Sunshine” getting roles and intelligent child prodigy who played in “No Reservations” “Definitely, Maybe” and “My Sister’s Keeper”.
Although has just finished filming the horror “Haunter” and science fiction adventure “Ender’s Game” and enter in the skin of a teenager kidnapped and terrorized by a serial killer in the thriller “The Hive”, the actress of 16 years has agreed to play in dramedia “August: Osage County” directed by John Wells (“The Company Men”, “ER”, “Shameless”).
According Deadline.com, Abigail Breslin will give life to this new project Jean Fordham, a teenager of 14 years and angry rebel who smokes marijuana and makes rainy days to his mother Barbara.
After her alcoholic father dies after a hot summer night, sisters Barbara and Karen return to the parental home in Oklahoma, meeting with Violet Weston (Meryl Streep), drug dependent mother who did not know to keep united the dysfunctional family. Obviously, resentments and secrets long buried surfacing during acid verbal confrontations.
Barbara Fordham (Julia Roberts), eldest daughter of the Weston family, a teacher is overly sensitive, the estranged husband deceived her with a student and youngest daughter Karen (Andrea Riseborough) indulges in an illusion and avoid recognize that her fiance is a jerk worthless.