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Garcia Bernal Joins "Dallas Buyer's Club"

By Garth Franklin Thursday October 4th 2012 06:10AM
Garcia Bernal Joins "Dallas Buyer's Club"

Gael Garcia Bernal is in talks to join Matthew McConaughey in Jean-Marc Vallee's "The Dallas Buyer's Club" says The Hollywood Reporter.

McConaughey plays a Texas electrician diagnosed with AIDS who began smuggling alternative drugs into the U.S. to help himself and other AIDS patients. His actions put him on a collision course with the F.D.A..

Garcia Bernal will play an effeminate member of the club and a fellow AIDS patient who meets Woodroof in the hospital. Craig Borten and Melisa Wallack adapted the script and shooting kicks off next month in New Orleans.

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