Jaime King has signed on to star in The Pardon. According to The Hollywood Reporter, she will be appearing opposite Jason Lewis. Tom An-ton will direct the period drama.

The film is based on a series of true events. The story revolves around Toni Jo Henry, the first and only woman to be executed by the state of Louisiana.

Shooting has already begin in Shreveport, La.

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