Emmy Winner Bradley Whitford has signed on as co-lead in Get Out, directed by Key & Peele co-creator and co-star Jordan Peele.
The horror-thriller centers on a young African American man who visits his white girlfriend’s family estate. Whitford will star along with Catherine Keener, Allison Williams, Daniel Kaluuya, Caleb Landry Jones and Lil Rel Howery.
Whitford’s upcoming films include Phil, with Greg Kinnear, The Meagan Leavey Story with Kate Mara and Edie Falco, Other People with Jesse Plemons and Molly Shannon which opens Sundance 2016, I Saw The Light alongside Tom Hiddleston, and the HBO film All The Way, where he’ll appear as Hubert Humphrey opposite Brian Cranston as LBJ. Whitford won an Emmy in 2001 for his work on The West Wing, and won again in 2015 for his supporting role on Amazon’s Transparent.