Jessica Chastain to star opposite Sam Worthington in The Fields

Jessica Chastain is to star opposite Sam Worthington in “The Fields”.

Written by Don Ferrarone, the story is set in an area of coastal Texas dotted with oil refineries known to locals as “The Fields.” There, a homicide detective (Worthington) fights two sets of fierce killers to save the life of a street kid named Little Anne.

Chastain plays Worthington’s ex-wife, a former rodeo queen who likewise is a homicide detective and also determined to the find the killers, with or without his help.

The film will be directed by Ami Canaan Mann.