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Casting Net: Charlize Theron signs on as narrator. Plus Liam Neeson, Bruce McGill

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Charlize Theron will narrate Billy Raftery’s documentary Angels In Exile about homeless kids in her native South Africa. [Deadline]

Liam Neeson is in talks to star in the crime thriller The All Nighter (previously titled Run All Night). Per The Wrap, the story follows an aging hit man who, in order to protect his family, must take on his former boss in one night. Neeson was last seen in Taken 2. [The Wrap]

Bruce McGill (Lincoln, TV’s Rizolli and Isles) has joined Ice Cube and Kevin Hart in the cast of Tim Story’s action comedy Ride Along. [Hollywood Reporter]

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