Kate Mara stars in the touching true story of a girl and her dog, Megan Leavey. Marine Cpl. Megan Leavey is stationed in the K-9 unit against her wishes, however once she starts working with a particular aggressive dog, Rex, she finds a trust like no other. After nearly 100 missions together their partnership is put in Jeopardy after an IED explosion injures and separates them.
Kate Mara spoke to The Watchlist‘s Brigitte Truong about what drew her to the story and characters.
Megan Leavey is currently playing in select Canadian theatres.