Photo: Jessica Alba "Barely Legal"
Reportedly Jessica Alba will join the cast of Kyle Newman’s “Barely Lethal” movie as a villainess.
Alba, 32, joins Samuel L Jackson and Hailee Steinfeld in the movie about a teen international assassin trying to fit in her in her new high school. According to Screen Daily “Barely Lethal” centers on “Megan, a teenage assassin who is hunted by a former associate after she fakes her own death and enrolls in a suburban high school.”
Alba will play the role of Victoria Knox the villain who pursues Megan.
Filming is due to begin October 17.
The Latina actress has been busy on and off the screen. She will be seen on the big screen in “Stretch” and “Dear Eleanor” and on the small screen in the mini-series “The Spoils of Babylon”. Off screen she is managing the expansion of her eco-friendly online baby product start-up The Honor Company. The Los Angeles based business just moved into bigger offices where Alba will help run the business from her stylish fuchsia desk.