Hailee Steinfeld just keeps adding more and more roles to her filmography.
According to Deadline, the 16-year-old actress is in talks to star in Ten Thousand Saints, an adaption of Eleanor Henderson‘s novel.
Set in 1980s New York City, the story follows Vermont teenager Jude, who moves in with his hippie dad in NYC after his best friend Teddy overdoses. There he falls in with the no drugs, no sex, no meat straight-edge hardcore punk scene of the East Village.
Hailee would play Eliza, who becomes pregnant with Teddy’s child and leans on his brother Johnny and Jude for support.