Elizabeth Olsen, Dane Dehaan and Jack Huston are joining Daniel Radcliffe in Kill Your Darlings. A story of how a murder at Columbia University in 1944 brought together the young writers who would spark the Beat Revolution. According to Variety, Olsen will play “Edie Parker, the wealthy art-student girlfriend of Jack Kerouac (Huston). Radcliffe will play Allen Ginsberg; Dehaan plays Lucien Carr, a classmate of Ginsberg’s for whom he develops feelings.”
Kill Your Darlings will be John Krokidas first feature film as writer and director.