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Taylor Swift has signed to star alongside Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges in The Giver.

Variety reports that the '22' singer will join Brenton Thwaites, Katie Holmes, Alexander Skarsgard, Odeya Rush and Cameron Monaghan in the dystopian drama, based on Lois Lowry's 1993 teen novel.

Streep will take the role of Chief Elder, with Bridges as the titular Giver. Swift will play Rosemary, who is mentored by Bridges's character before he meets Jonas, portrayed by Thwaites.

Swift previously had a small role in 2010 ensemble rom-com Valentine's Day and voiced Audrey in The Lorax.

The Giver will start filming in October for an August 2014 release. »


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