Variety reported, Ansel Elgort has been cast for the lead role in the film adaptation of The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt.
Warner Bros. and Amazon Studios are teaming up to produce while John Crowley will direct. Elgort will be playing the role of Theo. His character is a survivor of a terrorist attack in an art museum.
The Goldfinch is a 2014 Pulitzer Prize Winner in Fiction.