Katie Chang has joined the cast of Tim Blake Nelson's upcoming indie film Anesthesia. Glenn Close, Gretchen Mol, Sam Waterson and Kristen Stewart are also attached.

The project is set in New York and follows a group of people whose lives come together when Columbia University professor Walter Zarrow (Sam Waterson) is violently mugged. Katie Chang will be playing Amy, a love interest for Walter Zarrow's grandson.

Tim Blake Nelson is directing from a script he wrote. He is also producing alongside Julie Buck, Josh Hetzler and Christopher Scott.

Katie Chang made her big screen debut as Rebecca in Sofia Coppola's The Bling Ring. She will next be seen in Robert Meyer's comedy A Birder's Guide to Everything.

The film has already begun production in New York City.