Maggie Grace digs into 'Breaking Dawn'
By Adnan Tezer Sep 29, 2010, 0:44 GMT
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Maggie Grace has boarded the cast of Summit Entertainment's "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn," based on the final book in Stephenie Meyer's four-book series.
According to Variety, Summit announced in June that it would split the final film in two, with the first set to open Nov. 18, 2011, and the final on Nov. 16, 2012.
Bill Condon is directing "Breaking Dawn" with Wyck Godfrey, Karen Rosenfelt and Meyer producing. Melissa Rosenberg is adapting the screenplay.
Grace will play the vampire character Irina, a member of the Denali coven.
The film centers on the mortal Bella marrying the vampire Edward, and Bella giving birth to a half-vampire, half-human daughter, Renesmee.
Grace has appeared in "Taken," "The Fog" and "The Jane Austen Book Club." She will next be seen in CBS Films' "Faster," which opens in November.