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David Oyelowo Joins The Cast Of Blumhouse’s Only You

Golden Globe-nominated Selma star David Oyelowo is set to play a role in Blumhouse‘s planned science fiction thriller Only You.

While Oyelowo is probably most recognized for his critically-acclaimed performance as the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the aforementioned historical drama, he has also had a litany of turns in other high-profile productions. He has appeared in supporting and bit roles in movies like Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Lincoln, Jack Reacher, and Interstellar in addition to starring in Nightingale, which saw him win a Critics’ Choice Television Award.

Not much is known about the proposed film aside from the fact that it will involve time travel. If Blumhouse’s most recent production, Get Out, is any indication, there will be plenty of thrills for audiences.

Comingsoon.net, the source of this story, shares the following information:

He’s also known for voicing the role of Agent Kallus in the animated series Star Wars Rebels, which was renewed for a fourth and final season, as announced at this weekend’s Star Wars Celebration in Orlando, Florida. Oyelowo received a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama for his role in Selma.

Estes is known for writing and directing the short Summoning, as well as the film Mean Creek, which won two Independent Spirit Awards and a Humanitas Prize.

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