Olivia Wilde gets The Words

June 3rd, 2011

Olivia Wilde has signed up to star in 'The Words'.

The 'Tron: Legacy' actress will appear alongside Bradley Cooper in the drama about a man who plagiarises the work of another, leading to unknown consequences.

'Narnia' star Ben Barnes is also set to take a role, with 'Star Trek' beauty Zoe Saldana, Dennis Quaid and Jeremy Irons also signed up to the movie, which will be the directorial debut of writer Brian Klugman and Lee Sternthal.

Antonio Calvache is director of photography on the project, while Michael Benaroya, Jim Young and Tatiana Kelly will produce.

It is not yet known when the film will begin shooting, although it is expected to be by the end of the year due to the cast involved, Empire Online report.

Olivia will next be seen in fantasy-action movie 'Cowboys & Aliens' alongside Daniel Craig and Harrison Ford, and also has a leading role in 'The Change-Up' with Ryan Reynolds and Jason Bateman.