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Devon Terrell and Anya Taylor-Joy to star in young Obama film Barry

The Witch star Anya Taylor-Joy has cast her spell on Barry, an independent drama about a young Barack Obama’s adventures in New York City.

EW has confirmed the actress will star opposite relative newcomer Devon Terrell, who has been cast as the man who would be president.

Vikram Gandhi, the filmmaker behind the documentary Kumare, is directing Barry, which centers on Obama’s formative time as a college student in the Big Apple. Details about Taylor-Joy’s role have yet to emerge.

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