Deadline has revealed a list of high profile names that have joined the thriller ‘National Anthem’, including Sydney Sweeney, Paul Walter Hauser, Simon Rex, Toby Huss, Gavin Maddox Bergman, Harriet Sansom Harris, Derek Hinkey, and Halsey. Screenwriter and poet Tony Tost will make his directorial debut helming the film.
This will mark the third time Sweeney and Halsey have teamed up, last year, both were cast in The Player’s Table, an upcoming drama series based on Jessica Goodman’s best-selling novel They Wish They Were Us. The pair also appeared together on the music video for Halsey’s 2019 track ‘Graveyard’.
‘National Anthem’ will center around the search for a hard-to-find, treasured Lakota Native American Ghost Shirt.