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Meryl Streep Performs A Stunning "Rendition"

November 30, 2006 (8:29 am) GMT
Meryl Streep is joining the cast of New Line Cinema's Middle East political thriller "Rendition."
Meryl Streep Performs A Stunning "Rendition"

Giving more highlights to the already high-profile cast lineup of "", Oscar-winning actress has reached a deal to take a starring role in this New Line Cinema's political thriller project, Variety has reported.

Joining the likes of , , , , and Omar Metwally, Streep will be billed to play a government official who approves the transfer of a suspect in a suicide bombing to a Middle East country. Shooting of her scenes is expected to be commenced in Los Angeles in the next few days.

Production on the film has already been running since last week led by Gavin Hood who is directing based on script written by Kelley Sane. David Kanter, Keith Redmon, Michael Sugar, and Steve Golin are all producing with Level One's Bill Todman co-financing alongside New Line.

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