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Jesse Plemons, Domhnall Gleeson join Tom Cruise for Mena

Breaking Bad’s Jesse Plemons and Ex Machinas Domhnall Gleeson have officially joined Mena, a Barry Seal biopic starring Tom Cruise and directed by Edge of Tomorrow’s Doug Liman.

Mena chronicles the exploits of real-life drug smuggler Seal, who was recruited by the CIA to lead one of the country’s biggest covert operations.

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Casting Net: Michael B. Jordan to star in CIA thriller 'Men Who Kill'; Plus, Chris Pine, more

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Fantastic Four’s Michael B. Jordan has signed on to star in Twentieth Century Fox’s Men Who Kill. Specific details for the film are being kept tightly under wraps, but the upcoming project is being described as a “CIA thriller.” [Deadline]

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Casting Net: Nicolas Cage attached to vigilante thriller 'I Am Wrath.' Plus: Joan Allen boards Stephen King adaptation

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• Nicolas Cage is attached to the subtly titled thriller I Am Wrath, about a man who becomes a corruption-hating vigilante in the wake of his wife’s murder – so expect even more fodder for this glorious (and NSFW) Cage mash-upWilliam Friedkin (The French Connection, Killer Joe) is eyeing the project to direct, but has not yet comm

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