Nikki Reed Joins the Cast of "Pawn"

Posted Friday December 2, 2011 4:57 PM GMT

She's enjoyed wild success during her time with the "Twilight" series, and now Nikki Reed is turning her talents to a new project.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 23-year-old has officially joined the cast of Extravaganza Films' crime thriller "Pawn."

The flick is said to center on a group of bad guys who try to hold up a local diner, but instead find themselves in the middle of a hostage situation at the hands of the eatery's mob owners.

Additionally, Jessica Szohr has also signed on to work alongside previously announced castmates Michael Chiklis, Common, Ray Liotta and Forest Whitaker.

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