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Olyphant ready to ‘Scream’

NEW YORK — The ensemble cast of Dimension’s “Scream” sequel keeps expanding. Newcomer Timothy Olyphant will join Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, Jerry O’Connell, David Arquette, Jada Pinkett, Liev Schreiber and Jamie Kennedy in the second installment of Wes Craven’s $100 million blockbuster.

Best known for his role as a rookie in the ABC/DreamWorks drama “High Incident,” Olyphant will next be seen in Danny Boyle’s “A Life Less Ordinary” and Nick Davis’ “1999.” He previously appeared in Paramount’s “The First Wives Club.”

Olyphant’s legit credits include Playwrights Horizons’ “The Monogamist,” for which he won the Theater World Award for debut performance. He then starred in Joe Mantello’s “The Santaland Diaries.”

Olyphant is repped by Fox-Albert Management and the William Morris Agency.

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