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Rami Malek eyed to co-star with Denzel Washington

IANS  |  Los Angeles 

Oscar-winning is in early talks to co-star with actor-filmmaker Washington in the crime thriller "Little Things".

"The Blind Side" and "The Highwaymen" is on board to write and direct the movie, reports variety.com.

The story follows a burned-out named Deke, played by Washington, who teams with a crack (LASD) (supposedly played by Malek), Baxter, to reel in a wily serial killer.

Deke's nose for the "little things" proves eerily accurate, but his willingness to circumvent the rules embroils in a soul-shattering dilemma. Meanwhile, must wrestle with a dark secret from his past.

The plan is for the film to shoot this fall after finishes production on "Bond 25", which is currently filming.

For Malek, "Little Things" would mark another big role after winning the best for playing in box office hit "Bohemian Rhapsody"

After that, quickly landed the villain role in "Bond 25", for which producers had been chasing him for months, sources say.

He is also currently finishing the final season of "Mr. Robot".

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First Published: Tue, May 14 2019. 11:00 IST
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