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Amber Heard set to play sexy assassin in Robert Rodriguez’ Machete Kills

03 May 2012

Gorgeous Drive Angry starlet Amber Heard has reportedly joined the cast of Machete Kills as a sexy assassin alongside the returning Danny Trejo in the title role.

The Playlist report that Heard who was last seen alongside Johnny Depp in The Rum Diary is the latest beauty to get some dirt under her fingernails joining the likes of Jessica Alba, Michelle Rodriguez, Mel Gibson and the newly cast Demian Bichir.

Machete Kills will find Machete (Trejo) hired by the U.S. government to hunt down a billionaire/arms dealer (Gibson) who wants to launch a missile to start a global war.

Heard's character is described as "a manipulative assassin" who goes by the moniker of Miss San Antonio in the film that is set to begin shooting soon under the direction of Robert Rodriguez.

Meanwhile Heard has Aram Rappaport's comedy Syrup in post production where she will star as 6 alongside Brittany Snow's Three. She will also be gearing up to star with Gary Oldman in Motor City for filmmaker Albert Hughes.

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