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Rihanna, Anne Hathaway to join 'Ocean's Eight' cast

Updated: Aug 13, 2016 17:34 IST

Washington D.C, Aug 13 (ANI): Singer Rihanna and popular actress Anne Hathaway are the new members enlisted for 'Ocean's Eight', the female-driven caper spinoff directed by Gary Ross.

The two are joining the star-studded cast along with Sandra Bullock ,Cate Blanchett, Bonham Carter, Mindy Kaling and new-comer, American rapper Awkwafina, reports the Dead Line.

There is also a possibility for cameos from the stars of the original trilogy, which grossed a collective 1.12 billion dollars worldwide.

The movie, penned by Ross with Olivia Milch, marks another high profile entry for the 'Love The Way You Lie' hit-maker, who recently shot the Luc Besson directed 'Valerian and the 'City of a Thousand Planets'.

Warner Bros has confirmed that the filming for 'Ocean's Eight' would start in New York in October. (ANI)