Jessica Alba Cast in New Movie 'Barely Lethal'

Jessica Alba used to play a Dark Angel, but now she'll just be going dark. The actress has reportedly been cast in the Kyle Newman movie Barely Lethal, starring Samuel L. Jackson and Hailee Steinfeld, reports Fox News Latino

The movie begins filming in October, and centers around teen Megan (Steinfeld), a teenage assassin who is hunted down by a former associate after faking her own death and enrolling in suburban public high school. Alba will be playing the lead villain Victoria Knox. Jackson will play Megan's mentor.

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