Jodie Foster Joins Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium

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Jodie Foster has joined Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium, which is set in the far future on another planet and is filled with many sociopolitical ideas.

Blomkamp, who wrote and directed District 9, is reteaming with Sharlto Copley for the sci-fi pic, which will also star Matt Damon.

The Media Rights Capital project is produced by Simon Kinberg and hasn’t been shopped to studios yet.

Jodie Foster’s The Beaver will hit theaters on March 23.