Elle Fanning & Nicholas Hoult Join 'Young Ones'

Elle Fanning & Nicholas Hoult Join 'Young Ones'

Elle Fanning, Nicholas Hoult and Kodi Smit-McPhee have signed on for Young Ones.

Via Variety, the futuristic thriller film will be directed by Jake Paltrow, brother of actress Gwyneth.

The movie is set in a violent near-future where water has become the most precious — and fastest-dwindling — resource on the planet and turns on a 14-year-old boy forced use his wits to survive.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Nicholas Hoult

The three young actors, along with Michael Shannon, are currently filming in South Africa’s Northern Cape Desert.

WHAT DO YOU THINK about this new project for Kodi, Elle and Nicholas?

Like Just Jared Jr. on FB
Credit: Jason Merritt, Andrew H. Walker, Frazer Harrison; Photos: Getty
Posted to: Casting, Elle Fanning, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Nicholas Hoult
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here