British actress Carey Mulligan is set to star in British filmmaker Steve McQueen’s new movie ‘Shame’.
The actress has reportedly signed up to appear in the Steve McQueen-directed project, which will see Michael Fassbender in the lead role.
The movie tells the story of Brandon (Fassbender), a 30-somehting New Yorker, who is struggling with sex addiction so reaches out to his family and co-workers for help.
Mulligan is being lined up to play Sissy, Brandon’s troubled sister, while James Badge Dale is in line for the role of Brandon’s boss.
The movie – which has been written by McQueen and Abi Morgan – will start shooting in New York for six weeks in January.