Kristen Stewart Joining Ben Affleck in 'Focus'

5:58 PM PST 11/02/2012 by Sophie Schillaci
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The "Breaking Dawn" star will play a grifter in the Warner Bros. film.

Kristen Stewart is getting into Focus.

The actress is in talks to star opposite Ben Affleck in the Warner Bros. con artist film, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

Stewart will play a young grifter who teams up with Affleck, an experienced vet.

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Focus will be directed by Crazy, Stupid, Love helmers Glenn Ficarra and John Requa from a script that they penned. Denise DiNovi will produce.

Affleck recently released Argo to critical acclaim, while Stewart's Breaking Dawn -- Part 2, the final film in The Twilight Saga, hits theaters Nov. 16. Stewart also stars in On the Road, opening next month.

Stewart is repped by Gersh.

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