Patricia Clarkson

Patricia Clarkson Is Chancellor Ava Paige in ‘The Maze Runner’

Patricia Clarkson Is Chancellor Ava Paige in ‘The Maze Runner’

Patricia Clarkson has signed on for the pivotal role of Chancellor Ava Paige in The Maze Runner adaptation for 20th Century Fox.

The story, based on James Dashner's novel, centers on a group of teenagers who are transported to a bizarre maze known as The Glade, with none of them having any memory of getting there. Ava Paige is the one responsible for bringing these teens to The Glade, as a test to find the strongest warriors in this dystopian society. Dylan O'Brien stars as Thomas, who tries to figure a way out of this massive structure. Thomas Sangster, Will Poulter, Aml Ameen, and Kaya Scodelario co-star in this thriller.

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Patricia Clarkson Joins ‘The East’

Actress Patricia Clarkson has joined the growing cast of The East for director Zal Batmanglij.

The story centers on a private security firm which protects major corporations from an eco-terrorist group known only as The East. Brit Marling stars as an undercover agent who infiltrates The East, but ends up falling for their leader (Alexander Skarsgård). Patricia Clarkson will portray Brit Marling's boss in the thriller. Ellen Page and Toby Kebbell will also star in The East.

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‘Parks and Recreation’ Gets Patricia Clarkson as 'Tammy 1'

The NBC comedy series Parks and Recreation has found its "Tammy 1,' with actress Patricia Clarkson coming aboard to portray the mysterious character.

Patricia Clarkson is said to appear in two episodes of Parks and Recreation's upcoming fourth season, including the season premiere on Thursday, September 22 at 8:30 PM ET on NBC.

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Woody Harrelson and Emma Stone Join ‘Friends with Benefits’

It seems that director Will Gluck's new comedy film has added several new cast members, including a pair that are reuniting from Zombieland. The Wrap is reporting that Woody Harrelson and Emma Stone have joined the cast of Friends with Benefits.

The site is also reporting that Patricia Clarkson, Richard Jenkins, Jenna Elfman and Andy Samberg have also joined the cast. Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis had already been set to star in the film as two friends who have both recently gotten out of bad relationships.

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