MUMBAI: Terrence Malick has signed Freida Pinto and
Christian Bale for his next project'Knight of Cups.
The film will also star Natalie Portman and Cate Blanchett.
her entry into films in Slumdog Millionaire, Pinto has
been making strides in Hollywood. She has successfully
avoided being stereotyped in Hollywood by playing variety
of roles in films like You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger,
Rise of the Planet of the Apes and Immortals.
Bale, an Oscar-winning actor, is famous for his methodical
approach to roles. He will be next seen in theatres
in The Dark Knight Rises, the final triology of Christopher
Nolan's Batman saga on 20 July.
Brad Pitt starrer 'The Tree of Life', Malick, will explore
the theme of love and truth in the film, which has already
gone on floors in Santa Monica. Malick, considered Hollywood's
big foot for being extremely reclusive, has directed
only five feature films in his four decade long career
but his films are highly regarded.