Matt Smith cast as Charles Manson

Matt SmithBritish actor Matt Smith (Doctor Who) will be playing Charles Manson in the upcoming “Charlie Says” from director Mary Harron (American Psych), the film is based around the book “The Family” from 1971 and is being penned by Guinevere Turner who wrote “American Psycho” with Harron.

Along with Smith, Suki Waterhouse (Pride And Prejudice And Zombies), Carla Gugino (Watchmen), Merritt Wever (Nurse Jackie), Hannah Murray (Game Of Thrones), Kayli Carter (Godless), Odessa Young (Assassination Nation) and Marianne Rendon (Imposters) have all joined the cast.

The dramatic telling of the events will focus on three women (Young, Rendon and Murray) who were all sentenced to death in the Mason case, their life sentences were ultimately changed to lie imprisonment. The film will tell the story of their transformations and their coming to terms with the reality of their crimes.

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