American Gun: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Nikki Reed, who co-penned and starred in Fox Searchlight's teen drama thirteen, is negotiating to land a role in another edgy indie feature, IFC Films' American Gun, sources said.

Forest Whitaker also stars in the project, which follows a series of interweaving story lines focusing on the proliferation of guns in America. Helmer Aric Avelino is making his feature debut on "Gun." He co-wrote the script with Steven Bagatourian.