“The 100” star Lindsey Morgan has been set as the lead in the independent thriller “Lasso,” Variety has learned.
Evan Cecil is directing from a script by Roberto Marinas. Elaine Gibson is the producer.
The thriller centers around Morgan’s character and Andrew Jacobs’ character as they navigate life working for a senior community center. Their lives are turned upside down when they find themselves fighting to stay alive against a group of psycho, bloodthirsty cowboys from the local rodeo.
Morgan’s character holds a huge amount of guilt for not keeping the senior citizens safe and takes on the duty of ensuring their safety throughout the film.
Morgan portrays Raven Reyes in the CW drama “The 100,” which is currently airing its third season and has been renewed for a fourth. She also starred on “General Hospital” in 2012-13 as Kristina Davis.
Jacobs played the lead in 2014’s “Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones.” Cecil’s TV credits include “Wives With Knives,” “The Day I Almost Died” and “Sex Sent Me to the Slammer.”