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MN actor famous for 'Captain Phillips' role lands his next gig

Nearly two years after the words “I’m the captain now” made him a star, Barkhad Abdi has lined up another acting gig.

Variety reports that Barkhad has secured a role in “The Wolf Who Cried Boy,” in which he’ll play a limo driver who is also a buyer of stolen goods. 177 more words

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Barkhad Abdi Starring in Detroit-Set 'Wolf Who Cried Boy'

“Captain Phillips” star Barkhad Abdi and Torrey Wigfield (“Lost River”) are starring in indie drama “The Wolf Who Cried Boy,” set to start shooting in Detroit later this spring. 111 more words

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Sarah Wright Olsen Cast In Tom Cruise's 'Mena'; Barkhad Abdi Joins ‘Wolf Who Cried Boy’

Sarah Wright Olsen (Marry Me) has been cast opposite Tom Cruise in Mena, the drug-pilot drama from Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures. It’s a fact-based tale about Barry Seal (Cruise), a pilot who was a gun runner and drug trafficker who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel during the 1980s. 204 more words

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Captain Phillips (2013)

Genre:

– Action           – Thriller

Director: Paul Greengrass                         Main Cast:

Screenplay: Billy Ray                                  Tom Hanks – Captain Richard Phillips

Producers: Dana Brunetti,                         Barkhad Abdi – Muse… 863 more words

Captain Phillips (Movie Review)

Movie Review
Captain Phillips
2013
Starring: Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi
Directed by: Paul Greengrass

Paul Greengrass’s movie, Captain Phillips is a very interesting movie about the piracy problem affecting ship travel around the horn of Africa. 1,090 more words

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TVLine Items: New Better Call Saul Trailer, Fargo Marathon and More

“Money is the point!”

So declares the new trailer for AMC’s Breaking Bad prequel series Better Call Saul, whose title character gets violent after being told to listen to his heart over his bank account. 106 more words

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Captain Phillips (2013)

I don’t like hostage dramas in general (predictable and samey), so I wasn’t very keen to watch this: a film about a cargo vessel being boarded by Somali pirates. 316 more words

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