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Cast update: Paul Bettany and Rufus Sewell join THE TOURIST

Paul Bettany and Rufus Sewell have joined the cast of GK Films’ romantic thriller “The Tourist,” starring Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp.

Paul Bettany won a BAFTA nomination for his performance in “Master & Commander: The Far Side of the World” opposite Russell Crowe in 2004.  His credits also include Sony’s recent release “Legion,” the three time Academy Award® nominated “The Young Victoria,” “Creation,” “Wimbledon” and Ron Howard’s Academy Award®-winning “A Beautiful Mind.”

An accomplished actor on the stage and screen, Rufus Sewell was recently seen in Wes Craven’s segment of “Paris Je T’aime,” Michael Apted’s “Amazing Grace” and Nancy Meyer’s “The Holiday.”  He starred in the critically acclaimed BBC production of “The Taming of The Shrew” for which he was nominated as Best Actor for a BAFTA Television Award.  His previous credits include “Downloading Nancy,” “The Legend of Zorro” and “A Knight’s Tale.”

Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, “The Tourist” is produced by Academy Award-winning Graham King.