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Vera Farmiga and America Ferrera Join Ricky Gervais’s Netflix Movie

VERA FARMIGA as Lorraine Warren in New Line Cinema’s supernatural thriller “THE CONJURING,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release.
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Vera Farmiga, who has been single-handedly making Bates Hotel watchable for three seasons, will co-star in Ricky Gervais’s upcoming Netflix movie, Special Correspondents, the “A.V. Club” reports. Farmiga will be joined by America Ferrera, whose most recent work includes voice acting in How to Train Your Dragon and an appearance on Inside Amy Schumer. The two will work alongside Eric Bana, who plays a reporter who fakes wartime stories from his New York apartment. Gervais is writing, directing, and co-starring.

Farmiga and Ferrera Join Gervais’s Netflix Movie