Anna Torv is back in our universe after five years on FOX's Fringe. She just landed her first big role since the show closed curtains this year. American Horror Story's creator, Ryan Murphy, has cast her in his new HBO movie, Open.
Torv will play Windsor. Windsor is describes a yoga instructor who is in a long term relationship with co-star Jennifer Jason Leigh's character, but when she meets a new woman she feels an instant connection. The film also stars Michelle Monaghan and Wes Bentley. It is still in pre production. There is no premiere date set.
Anna Torv has some serious acting chops. Anna Torv got her big break as Special Agent Olivia Dunham on Fringe. Olivia Dunham investigated strange events that happened between two parallel universes. During the shows five year run, she played three different versions of the same character. All five season of Fringe are available to stream online.
Open is not the only post-Fringe project Anna Torv has on her resume. She is in the new animated film, Heavenly Sword. She voices the character of Nariko. Heavenly Sword makes Anna Torv's first venture into animated films. There is no release date set yet.