‘Homeland’ villain Chris Chalk added to ’12 Years a Slave’ cast

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Chris Chalk, who played Marine-turned-terrorist Tom Walker on Showtime’s “Homeland,” has joined the cast of Brit director Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave.

Chalk will join the recently added Michael Kenneth Williams as well as Alfre Woodard and Chiwetel Ejiofor in the film. Chalk will play “Clemens Ray, a fellow kidnapped slave who is brought to the South with Ejiofor’s Solomon Northup character,” reports Deadline.

Chalk’s film credits include small roles in Rent and Being Flynn. He can currently be seen on HBO’s “The Newsroom.”

 

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