English fashion model, actress and singer Agyness Deyn has landed herself her first major role for the big screen adaptation of popular novel Sunset Song. The catwalk star had small roles in Clash of the Titans and Pusher.
But now she has got herself the lead, Chris Guthrie,in a big screen take of writer Lewis Grassic Gibbon‘s tale of social hardship in 1930s Scotland. Director will be filmaker Terrence Davies.
Deyn tells Vogue,
“When I read the script I fell completely in love with the character and the story, I’m so honoured and excited to be working with Terence, he’s such an incredible director.
“I can’t wait to get started and just hope that I can do Chris Guthrie justice!” Photo Credit, www.listal.com.