Maddie Ziegler has been cast in The Fallout joining You star Jenna Ortega.
Ziegler will star in the teen drama from filmmaker Megan Park who will write and direct the feature. According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Fallout centers on high schooler Vada (Ortega) who must navigate the emotional fallout she experiences in the wake of a school tragedy, after which relationships with her family, friends and view on the world are forever altered.
“Maddie is an exceptional talent, and we couldn’t be more thrilled to bring her onboard. She will bring so much to the production,” producer David Brown, from Clear Horizon, said in a statement.
You can see Ziegler next in Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story.