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Omar Sy joins Jason Clarke in Stephen Gaghan's 'The Candy Store'

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Omar Sy has been cast in Stephen Gaghan's The Candy Store.

The Untouchable actor will star alongside Jason Clarke in the action thriller.

Omar Sy.

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Omar Sy.

Jason Clarke

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Jason Clarke



Set in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, the film will centre around Clarke as a former covert operative who finds that the organisation he was previously investigating has set up shop in his neighbourhood.

He teams up with a disgraced local cop to investigate a complex plot against New York City.

Sy will play a powerful and dangerous pimp in the film.

The actor was recently cast in an unknown role in Bryan Singer's X-Men: Days of Future Past.

The Candy Store was written by Gaghan and Shannon Burke.

Brad Pitt and Denzel Washington were previously reported to be in talks for the movie.

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