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Zac Efron to Star in Sexual Thriller 'The Paperboy'

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May 16 2011, Published 8:46 a.m. ET

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We like the sounds of this! Zac Efron is set to star in the upcoming film, The Paperboy, described as a "sexual thriller."

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And Zac isn't the only star in this film that we're excited about!

Matthew McConaughey, Tobey Maguire and Sofia Vergara are set to star in the adaptation of the 1995 Pete Dexter novel The Paperboy.

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The "sexual thriller" will tell the story of a Miami Times reporter who travels to his hometown in Florida to investigate a death row inmate, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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“This is a good film for us,” executive producer Avi Lerner said, “a project that has Pedro Almodóvar attached, is set in the steamy South, directed by Lee Daniels, Hilary Shor producing, and with the incredible cast of Matthew, Tobey, Sofia and Zac.”

Sounds like a good film to us, too!

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