The Corrs frontwoman Andrea Corr will hone her acting skills alongside Saffron Burrows and Linus Roache in a gritty new thriller.

The RUNAWAY beauty, 31, had a brief role as JUAN PERON's mistress in 1996 musical EVITA and has since appeared in a few small film roles.

THE THREAD is set in India and London and is described by producer Deepak Nayar as "like The Sixth Sense".