'xXx: The Return of Xander Cage' news: Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez cast in film

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Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez will be making her debut in Hollywood soon, as she will be starring alongside action star Vin Diesel in the upcoming film “xXx: The Return of Xander Cage.”

According to a report by TMZ, Gutierrez will be playing the role of Vin Diesel’s Xander Cage’s love interest in the upcoming sequel and soft reboot film. For a debut in the film industry, the Colombian beauty queen will be having a role that is in no way insignificant. According to the report, Gutierrez will be having six scenes and dialogue worth three pages. If translated into film minutes, this means that the beauty queen will have at least three minutes worth of lines in the film. Gutierrez reportedly went to shoot her part in the Dominican Republic.

“xXx: The Return of Xander Cage” will open in theaters on Jan. 20, 2017. The film will mark the return of Diesel to the hit yet short-lived franchise. Following the blockbuster hit in 2002, the sequel that came after itwhich no longer starred Dieselwas not received as well as the first film.

The following is the official synopsis for the film, The third explosive chapter of the blockbuster franchise that redefined the spy thriller finds extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage coming out of self-imposed exile and on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora’s Box. Recruiting an all-new group of thrill-seeking cohorts, Xander finds himself enmeshed in a deadly conspiracy that points to collusion at the highest levels of world governments. Packed with the series’ signature deadpan wit and bad-ass attitude, ‘xXx: The Return of Xander Cage’ will raise the bar on extreme action with some of the most mind-blowing stunts to ever be caught on film.”

Starring alongside Diesel in the film are a roster of returning and new actors. Samuel L. Jackson will reprise his role as National Security Agency Agent Augustus Gibbons. Thai martial arts star Donnie Yen will play the role of the villain Xiang. Also, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone will be making her Hollywood debut in the film.