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Benicio Del Toro to Join Emily Blunt in 'Sicario'

April 5, 2014 (6:25 am) GMT
The 'Guardians of the Galaxy' actor will play one of the mercenaries hired to bring down Mexican dangerous drug cartel.

is in final negotiations to star in "". According to Variety, The Collector depicter in Marvel Cinematic Universe is expected to join forces with to hunt down a dangerous drug kingpin in the ""-esque movie.

Blunt will play a female cop from Tucson, Arizona who travels across the border to Mexico with mercenaries to catch a drug lord. Denis Villeneuve ("") is attached to serve behind the lens, while "" actor Taylor Sheridan writes the screenplay.

Del Toro will reprise his role as Taneleer Tivan or The Collector in James Gunn's "" which is due in the U.S. on August 1. He is also among the cast of Paul Thomas Anderson's all-star crime comedy drama "" along with , , , , and among others.

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