UPDATE: According to a Deadline exclusive Kristen has a small role in Anesthesia, and wil shoot in New York for a couple of days;
Twilight‘s Kristen Stewart has joined the ensemble cast of writer-director Tim Blake Nelson‘s Anesthesia in a small role. She’ll be shooting for a few days on the indie, about a group of New Yorkers whose lives are touched by the same philosophy professor. Pic is currently filming in NYC. Nelson’s last directorial effort was 2009′s Leaves Of Grass, which he also starred in and scripted.
According to a Facebook status casting dogs for a film called Anesthesia, Kristen looks to be starring in it, with filming starting in New York in November and December. (Source: Facebook / Rop Vazquez)
They are still looking: Anyone have 2 medium-sized dogs that want to appear in two short scenes in a film called “Anesthesia,” with Kristen Stewart & Gretchen Mol, which will be filming in NYC in November and December of this year.
Here is the current Production Weekly status of Anesthesia. (via Twitter / KStewAngel)
Prod Weekly info about “ANESTHESIA” Feature Film 08-22-13
JOSH HETZLER PRODUCTIONS / ANESTHESIA PRODUCTIONS, INC.
STATUS: November 3
LOCATION: New York
PRODUCER: Josh Hetzler – Christopher Scott
WRITER/DIRECTOR: Tim Blake Nelson PM: Julie Buck
A group of New Yorkers dealing with various stages of life and its attendant joys and tribulations are all touched in some way by beloved philosophy professor Walter Zarrow. (November 3 – December 10)
There have been a few sightings of Kristen filming at Columbia University in NY.
@itsfrickinvivi: I swear that’s K Stew y’all
@risapj: Just saw Kristin Stewart on campus! #Columbia
BWOG.com: Kstew is the brunette with her head turned toward the LLC, we promise.