violadavis 290 Viola Davis 'Trusts' David Schwimmer; Chow Yun Fat lets 'Bullets Fly'Viola Davis, who graced theaters recently as “Law Abiding Citizen’s” mayor, has signed on for a role in David Schwimmer’s dark drama “Trust,” according to Variety.

“Trust” stars Clive Owen and Catherine Keener as parents of a teen girl attacked by an online sex offendor; Davis will take the part of a therapist assigned to the girl’s case.

Davis has also agreed to co-star in Zach Galifianakis’ comedy “It’s Kind of a Funny Story,” which follows a teen boy checks himself into a mental ward.

— Speaking of funny stories, martial arts movie star Chow Yun-Fat will star in Jiang Wen’s Western comedy “Let the Bullets Fly.”

There’s no word yet on a plot, though production is already under way for a tentative 2010 release.

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