Mia Maestro boards Oliver Stone’s ‘The Savages’

“Twilight” actress Mia Maestro is joining the cast of “The Savages,” Oliver Stone’s adaptation of the Don Winslow novel.

The current cast ranges from hot up-and-comers such as Blake Lively, Aaron Johnson and Emile Hirsch to veterans such as John Travolta, Benicio Del Toro and Uma Thurman.

The story focuses on a couple of young Laguna Beach-based marijuana kingpins (Johnson and Hirsch) who are blackmailed into working for a cartel after their best friend and sometime sex partner (Lively) is kidnapped.

Maestro will play Del Toro’s wife, a tough and bitter woman whose soccer mom lifestyle hides a gang past.

Winslow, Shane Salerno and Stone wrote the screenplay.

Maestro will next be seen in “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn.”

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