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Michael Fassbender In Talks to Join Cast of Taika Waititi's 'Next Goal Wins'

Michael Fassbender may be joining the cast of Taika Waititi‘s new film!

The 42-year-old actor is in talks to join the cast of sports dramedy Next Goal Wins, according to THR.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Michael Fassbender

The flick is based on the 2014 British documentary of the same name and tells the underdog story of the national football team of American Samoa.

Michael would play the team’s coach as he works to transform the team from perennial losers into a FIFA World Cup-qualifying outfit.

Casting calls have reportedly gone out for Fa’afafine actors to play the team members.

Cynthia Erivo & Joe Alwyn Celebrate 'Harriet' at TIFF World Premiere Party!

Cynthia Erivo strikes a fierce pose as she strikes a pose on the red carpet at her Harriet world premiere party hosted by CÎROC Vodka during the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival at Mister C at Bisha Hotel on Tuesday (September 10) in Toronto, Canada.

The 32-year-old Emmy, Grammy, and Tony-winning actress was joined at the event by her co-stars Joe Alwyn, Leslie Odom Jr., Jennifer Nettles, Nick Basta, Henry Hunter Hall, Omar Dorsey, Vondie Curtis-Hall, as well as producer Debra Martin Chase.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Cynthia Erivo

Also in attendance was Jojo Rabbit director Taika Waititi who stepped out to support the cast as they enjoyed specialty themed CÎROC Vodka cocktails, Harriet and Freedom Fighter.

At the big red carpet premiere, Cynthia Erivo rocked a gorgeous Christian Siriano dress.

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Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell & More Premiere 'Jojo Rabbit' at TIFF 2019!

Scarlett Johansson is all smiles as she strikes a pose on the red carpet at the premiere of her upcoming film Jojo Rabbit held during the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival at Princess of Wales Theatre on Sunday (September 8) in Toronto, Canada.

The 34-year-old actress was joined at the event by her co-stars Sam Rockwell and his wife Leslie Bibb, Alfie Allen, Thomasin McKenzie, Roman Griffin Davis, Stephen Merchant and his love Mircea Monroe, as well as producer Carthew Neal and director Taika Waititi.

Jojo Rabbit is a World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy (Griffin Davis) whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother (Scarlett Johansson) is hiding a young Jewish girl (McKenzie) in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler (Waititi), Jojo must confront his blind nationalism.

Make sure to catch the movie in theaters on October 18 – Watch the trailer here!

FYI: Scarlett is wearing a Rodarte dress. Thomasin is wearing Louis Vuitton. Alfie is wearing Dior Men by Kim Jones.

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Kristen Stewart Would Love to Work With Taika Waititi

Kristen Stewart wears a yellow outfit to a press conference for her new film Seberg held during the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday (September 8) in Toronto, Canada.

The 29-year-old actress joined director Benedict Andrews, and writers Joe Shrapnel and Anna Waterhouse to talk about the movie.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kristen Stewart

The day before, Kristen could be seen holding hands with Dylan Meyer as the duo hit up various events.

Kristen recently opened up about wanting to work with Jojo Rabbit director and star Taika Waititi.

“I’d love to work with Taika. I saw his movie recently and I love it,” she said, via EW. “I love that guy. He’s a friend of mine, he’s a blast, but I’m really proud of his film. It’s beautiful. It’s very effecting. I don’t even want to say anything about it. I think everyone should absolutely watch it, but it’s a very strange film that in the end is so gorgeous.”

FYI: Kristen is wearing Bec + Bridge.

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Taika Waititi & 'Jojo Rabbit' Co-Stars Take Over TIFF 2019

Taika Waititi, Roman Griffin Davis and Thomasin McKenzie take a silly photo while attending the Entertainment Weekly Must List Party held during the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival on Saturday (September 7) in Toronto, Canada.

That same night, the 44-year-old actor and director and his young co-star Roman also attended the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and The Hollywood Reporter Party, along with Castle In The Ground‘s Alex Wolff, Imogen Poots and Keir Gilchrist.

Earlier that day, Taika and Roman matched their outfits at the IMDb Studio with co-stars Thomasin, Sam Rockwell and Stephen Merchant to chat up their upcoming film.

In case you missed it, be sure to check out the Jojo Rabbit movie poster, which was just revealed.

FYI: Sam is wearing a Sandro shirt, an Etro jacket, Canali pants, and Pierre Hardy shoes.

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'Jojo Rabbit' Movie Poster Features the Star-Studded Cast!

The upcoming movie Jojo Rabbit, which was written and directed by Thor Ragnarok‘s Taika Waititi, is hitting theaters next month and a new poster was just revealed.

The film’s star-studded cast is front and center on the poster. The movie stars newcomer Roman Griffin Davis alongside Taika, Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell, Thomasin McKenzie, Rebel Wilson, Alfie Allen, and Stephen Merchant.

Jojo Rabbit is a World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy (Griffin Davis) whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother (Johansson) is hiding a young Jewish girl (McKenzie) in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler (Waititi), Jojo must confront his blind nationalism.

Make sure to catch the movie in theaters on October 18.

WATCH NOW: Check out the Jojo Rabbit movie trailer!

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