According to The Hollywood Reporter, Deborah Ann Woll (True Blood) is joining the drama Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You.

Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You follows an isolated young adult who must deal with his dysfunctional family the summer before he goes off to college.

Ellen Burstyn, Marcia Gay Harden, Lucy Liu and Stephen Lang are also in the cast.

Deborah Ann Woll will play the sister of the young adult (Toby Regbo), who happens to be dating "a married professor and writing her memoirs, hoping to cash in on the youthful memoirs craze."

Roberto Faenza is directing this film, which is adapted from the novel by Peter Cameron. It shoots next month in New York.

Evan Jacobs