By Jennifer Maas
Updated February 24, 2015 at 12:00 PM EST
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Jessica Chastain has joined The Huntsman.

Universal Pictures confirmed to EW that Oscar-nominated actress has signed on to the Cedric Nicolas Troyan-directed film, which will feature Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron reprising their roles from 2012’s Snow White and the Huntsman and also welcomes the recently announced Emily Blunt.

Troyan takes over for Frank Darabont, who gave up the helm in January.

The Huntsman is set for release on April 22, 2016.