Finn Wittrock joins upcoming thriller Deep Water

Actor Finn Wittrock has been roped in to feature in erotic thriller Deep Water, starring Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas.

The details of the role to be played by Wittrock, who recently starred in Oscar hopeful Judy, a biopic on the screen legend, are currently unknown, reported Deadline.

Adrian Lyne is directing the thriller. It marks Lyne's return to filmmaking after an 18 year absence; his last film was Unfaithful (2002).

Zach Helm and Sam Levinson have penned the script. The film is based on a 1957 novel of the same name by Patricia Highsmith.

The story follows "a small-town couple in a loveless marriage in which the wife is allowed to take lovers as long as she does not messy. However, complications arise when the husband takes credit for the unsolved murder of the family one of the former lovers".

Also part of the cast are Tracy Letts, Rachel Blanchard, Dash Mihok, Lil Rel Howery, Jacob Elordi, Kristen Connolly and Jade Fernandez.

Wittrock, who appeared in the season finale of American Horror Story: 1984, will next be seen in Ryan Murphy’s Netflix series Ratched, as well as the indie drama Long Weekend.

He’s repped by CAA and Weissenbach Management.