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Star Trek's Zoe Saldana will join Christian Bale in Scott Cooper's Out of the Furnace.
The news comes mere days after rumors surrounding Viggo Mortensen's involvement with the project.
Casey Affleck has been cast to play the part of Bale's brother
Saldana will play the girlfriend of Slim (Bale), who has just been released from prison. Although he has intentions of settling down and marrying up, Slim gets swept up in a quest for revenge after his brother is murdered at the hands of a gambling racket.
Production is slated for the spring, just before Bale begins shooting his next project Knight of Cups.