Moretz to venture into Wilderness?

Press Association

Chloe Moretz is said to be in talks to star in indie flick The Wilderness Of James.

The Hugo star is negotiating to play Val opposite Kodi Smit-McPhee in the coming of age story about a young boy coping with an absent father, Deadline reports.

The low-budget, Portland-based film is being made by first-time director Michael Johnson, who has also penned the script.

Chloe, 15, is currently filming the Carrie remake with Julianne Moore. The young starlet is also set to film the Kick-Ass sequel, Balls To The Wall.