The 21-year-old Twisted star will take on the role of Teddy, who impregnantes Hailee Steinfeld’s Eliza before overdosing and sending his best friend Jude (Asa Butterfield) into the straight-edge hardcore punk scene of 1980s New York City.
Avan will also star in the upcoming Shangri-La Suite, with Emily Browning and Luke Grimes.
The movie follows two young lovers who meet in a mental hospital and set out to fulfill what one believes is his destiny – to kill Elvis Presley. Avan will play Teijo Littlefoot, an old friend of Jack’s (Grimes) who joins the duo’s journey to LA in search of a sex change.
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