The Twilight Saga star Nikki Reed has joined the cast of Murder of a Cat.

Fran Kranz stars as a young man who investigates the death of his beloved cat, when he learns that his pet was leading a double life with another owner. No details were given for Nikki Reed's character, but she joins a cast that also includes Greg Kinnear and J.K. Simmons.

Gillian Greene, the wife of Sam Raimi, will make her directorial debut, working from a 2010 Black List screenplay by Christian Magalhaes and Robert Snow. Sam Raimi is producing alongside Molly Hassell. No production schedule was given.

Nikki Reed will next be seen in Pawn and Empire State.