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Matthew Modine, Tom Conti and Joey King Added to Cast of ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

There is a lot of Batman news in the past couple of days. Warner Brothers Pictures officially released a statement yesterday that the principal photography has officially begun for “The Dark Knight Rises.” And the first official photo of Bane was also released today. Now Variety has reported actors Matthew Modine, Tom Conti and Joey King have joined the growing cast of the third and final film of Christopher Nolan’s Batman franchise. As always, their roles are kept under wraps—leaving the Internet to the speculations of the possible characters. Variety later reported Modine will be playing a character named “Nixon.” Modine has been in several films including “Full Metal Jacket,” “Memphis Belle,” and “Cutthroat Island.” He recently starred in last year’s “The Trial,” and will be seen in the upcoming HBO movie “Too Big to Fail” as Merrill Lynch CEO John Thain. The veteran actor Conti recently

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