Adewale Akinnuoye Agbaje has joined Will Gluck’s re-imagining of ANNIE.
Agbaje will play Nash, the friendly bodyguard of Jamie Foxx’s character Stacks, who adopts Annie. QuvenzhanÃ© Wallis stars in the lead role with Cameron Diaz, Rose Byrne and Bobby Cannavale also starring.
Producing are Will Smith, James Lassiter, Jay-Z, Jada Pinkett Smith and Gluck.
Agbaje starred as the ruthless Simon Adebisi in “Oz” and as Mr. Eko in “Lost.” He more recently appeared in “G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra”, “Killer Elite” and “Bullet to the Head.” He will next be seen in “Thor: The Dark World.”
He is repped by APA.