'Gossip Girl' star Ed Westwick books lead 'Bone In The Throat' role

ed-westwick-spring-break-getty.jpg"Gossip Girl" fan favorite Ed Westwick has booked his first major post-Chuck Bass role. He'll be starring in the film adaptation of "Bone In The Throat," a noir novel written by celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain.

Westwick will play the lead role, described as "a sous-chef at the hottest restaurant in London's East End who becomes embroiled in his uncle's underground mob activity when he witnesses him commit a murder."

Burn Gorman and Liam Cunningham will also star in the film.

The casting was first reported by Deadline.
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