Lindsay Lohan, Porn Star James Deen Costarring in The Canyons
Lindsay Lohan didn't get the chance to a play porn star in Lovelace, but now she's finally getting the chance to work with one.
The actress, 25, will join adult film star James Deen, 26, in The Canyons, a contemporary thriller that documents "five twentysomethings' quest for power, love, sex and success" in Hollywood, E! News reports. The film's screenplay was written by acclaimed, edgy novelist Bret Easton Ellis (of American Psycho fame).
Ellis, 48, broke the casting news via Twitter Tuesday. "Could not have dreamed of a better cast," he wrote. "Lindsay nailed it." According to Ellis, filming will begin July 9 and last 22 days.
Deen will play Christian, a "trust fund kid, power player and major manipulator, who is a film producer that enjoys filming his own three-way sex sessions," while Lohan will play Tara, his girlfriend and former model, who "has sold her pride for the material comforts Christian can provide."