Abigail Spencer From MAD MEN Cast in COWBOYS AND ALIENS
Actress Abigail Spencer has joined the cast of the upcoming feature film “Cowboys and Aliens.” The sci-fi adventure is a film adaptation of Platinum Studios’ graphic novel and is being directed by “Iron Man 2” director Jon Favreau.
The story revolves around a group of cowboys and Indians who rise up together and fight back against invading aliens. Spencer will join a cast that already includes Daniel Craig, Olivia Wilde, Harrison Ford and Sam Rockwell. She will play the role of a prostitute named Alice who is a former love of Craig’s character. Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard, and Brian Grazer are producing alongside Platinum’s Scott Mitchell Rosenberg. The film is already shooting in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Spencer is coming off a major role in the AMC series “Mad Men.” In that show she played the role of Don Draper’s mistress. Her role in “Cowboys and Aliens” will be her feature film debut for a big studio.
(Source: THR Blog)