French star Omar Sy of The Intouchables fame has joined the cast of Colin Trevorrow's Jurassic World - reboot of the blockbuster dinosaur action franchise.
Hollywoodreporter.com reports that Sy shared the news on Twitter saying: "Fan of the saga from the beginning, I'm very proud to be part of the cast."
Sy did not reveal details about his role in the 3D feature, which also stars Chris Pratt, Idris Elba, Irrfan Khan, Bryce Dallas Howard, Vincent D'Onofrio and Jake Johnson.
Steven Spielberg, who directed the first Jurassic Park film in 1993, is producing Jurassic World along with Frank Marshall and Pat Crowley.
Irrfan will be reportedly playing a billionaire by the name of Patel, who owns the new dinosaur park in the Steven Spielberg production.
While initial reports had hinted that Irrfan's role will be a negative one, nothing has been confirmed yet.