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Irish invasion! Jamie Dornan lands new War movie role alongside Cillian Murphy

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Jamie Dornan’s career is continuing to rise – with a lead role in new war movie Anthropoid.

The actor has been cast alongside fellow Irish star Cillian Murphy, in the movie based on a true story from World War II.

The film follows two Czech soldiers (Jamie and Cillian) who are planning to assassinate Reinhard Heydrich, the ruthless SS general who was seen as Hitler’s natural successor.

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‘Operation Anthropoid’ is led by the two soldiers who are parachuted into their homeland to carry out the mission against the Nazi.

Directed by Oscar and BAFTA-nominated British filmmaker Sean Ellis, the movie starts shooting in Prague this July.

The news comes after Jamie was forced to deny he is quitting the Fifty Shades franchise.

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