Alice Braga Joins Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium


Deadline reports that Alice Braga (The Rite, Predators, I Am Legend) has been cast in Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium, coming to theaters on March 1, 2013.

Braga joins a cast for the sci-fi project that includes Sharlto Copley, Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Wagner Moura.

The next film from the District 9 writer and director is set in the far future on another planet and is filled with many sociopolitical ideas wrapped up inside a Hollywood action film.

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