This morning, French actor Omar Sy, who won France’s Cesar Award for his performance in the mega-hit The Intouchables and appears as Bishop in Bryan Singer’s upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past, announced on Twitter (both in French and English) that he’s joined the cast of Universal Pictures’ Jurassic World.
— Omar SY (@OmarSy) March 21, 2014
Although the role Sy plays in the Colin Trevorrow-directed franchise reboot is still unknown, he joins the previously-announced cast of Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Vincent DOnofrio, Jake Johnson and Irrfan Khan.
Trevorrow confirmed the casting on his own Twitter feed with a French greeting to Sy:
— Colin Trevorrow (@colintrevorrow) March 21, 2014
Jurassic World is scheduled to be released on June 12, 2015.
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