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Wednesday 6 May 2015

Anthony Mackie set for Triple Nine

Anthony Mackie is in talks for Triple Nine
Anthony Mackie is in talks for Triple Nine

Anthony Mackie looks set to star in cop drama Triple Nine.

The Fifth Estate actor is in talks about signing up for director John Hillcoat's film, reported Variety.

He would be joining an impressive cast, which already features Chiwetel Ejiofor, Casey Affleck, Woody Harrelson and Kate Winslet.

Aaron Paul and Teresa Palmer also have roles in the film about a group of corrupt police officers who are blackmailed by the Russian mob into carrying out a heist.

Production is due to start this summer.

Anthony, 35, can soon be seen in Captain America: The Winter Soldier and his other upcoming films include Hands In The Sky and A Many Splintered Thing.

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