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Gwyneth Paltrow to Team Up With Kate Winslet in 'Contagion'

February 17, 2010 (7:49 am) GMT
The 'Two Lovers' beauty joins the sci-fi thriller which already has the 'Titanic' actress and Jude Law among the cast.

Another top-notch star has been added to the cast ensemble for "". According to The Playlist, has officially signed on to star in the Steven Soderbergh-directed flick. She will join , , and who have previously been on board with the project.

There has been no word on what roles that will be played by those actors and actresses, but the film's story is said to take place over four continents and center on the outbreak of a deadly virus. Scott Z. Burns writes the script for the sci-fi thriller which shooting is planned to start this fall.

Gwyneth Paltrow, who began her acting career in 1990, is widely recognized for performance in "Shakespeare in Love". Her role as Viola De Lesseps in the drama landed her Best Actress prize from Academy Awards as well as Golden Globe Awards. She then plays in several movies, including "The Talented Mr. Ripley" and "", and can next be seen starring in "" in which she reprises her role of Pepper Potts.

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