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Die Antwoord duo to appear in sci-fi comedy

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The members of controversial South African rap duo Die Antwoord are to play themselves in "District 9" director Neill Blomkamp's new film project.

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Yo-Landi Vi$$er, who reportedly turned down the chance to play computer hacker Lisbeth Salander in David Fincher's "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" remake, and her sidekick Ninja have been cast as the leads in sci-fi comedy "Chappie."

Reports from South Africa suggest filming will begin in and around Johannesburg in September.

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Apr 28, 2013 11:52AM
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district 9  already made a few years back

 

Apr 27, 2013 5:42PM
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never heard of it !!! dont listen to south african rap. good for them to try their hand at acting.
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Never heard of them and just barely heard of the director so why is this news?
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