Jodie Foster to direct an episode of `House of Cards 2`

Last Updated: Sep 06, 2013, 09:57 AM IST

Los Angeles: `Panic Room` star Jodie Foster is all set to have a stint behind the camera for Netflix`s original series `House of Cards`.

The 50-year-old Academy Award-winning actress is said to have signed up to direct one of the episode for the political drama`s season 2, reported Aceshowbiz.

Foster`s previous directorial stints include 2011`s film `The Beaver` starring Mel Gibson and an episode of Netflix`s `Orange Is the New Black`.

As for her on-screen roles, she recently starred alongside Matt Damon in Neill Blomkamp`s sci-fi movie `Elysium`.

The first season of `House of Cards` starring Kevin Spacey garnered critical acclaims.

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