Entertainment Provision FIRST LOOK: Josh O'Connor and Letitia Wright film in Dublin
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Josh O'Connor was seen getting to work alongside Letitia Wright on set of their new film Provision.
The Crown actor, 30, and Black Panther star, 27, headed out to film by the beach in Dublin, Ireland, alongside other actors on Tuesday.
In the film, Josh is set to portray a security guard Conor Healy who befriends a young African woman named Ishtar Deresse, played by Letitia
Ishtar becomes stuck in Ireland's asylum system for two years and struggles with the constant threat of deportation.
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The film will see Letitia's Ishtar and Josh's Conor grow close after he empathises with her struggle, and will see their hopes for the future come under threat because of how asylum seekers are viewed and treated.
Josh looked professional in his character's wardrobe, which saw him pair a grey rain jacket with a white shirt and a navy blue v-neck jumper.
The actor also wore a green striped tie, black trousers and black lace-up boots to complete his ensemble.
Letitia, meanwhile, wrapped up against the winter chill in a dark blue padded jacket that had a faux-fur-lined hood.
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"Peaceful protest? Understandable," the president said.Wright, a Black man, died Sunday after he was shot by a police officer during a traffic stop in the Minneapolis suburb. Outrage quickly gripped the city in the wake of the shooting, with many gathering to hold peaceful protests against the police. However, many also turned to looting, vandalizing dozens of stores in Brooklyn Center and the surrounding areas.
She covered her raven tresses with a light blue headscarf and also wore a pair of jeans for the day's shoot by the sea.
Provision is being directed by Frank Berry, who previously examined Ireland's penal system in his 2017 flick Michael Inside.
It is not yet known who else will be starring in the independent film alongside Josh and Letitia, but as well as directing Frank has also written his own script.
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The police officer who shot a black man after a traffic stop in a Minneapolis suburb has been identified as a veteran of 26 years. © Associated Press It was the second night of protests over Sunday's shooting of Daunte Wright in Minnesota. Pic: AP Kim Potter shot Daunte Wright on Sunday, on the outskirts of the same city where George Floyd was killed last year.Police chiefs believe she accidentally used her gun instead of a Taser, with the officer recorded on body-cam saying "Holy s***, I just shot him" as Mr Wright managed to drive off.
Letitia became a rising star after her performance as Shuri in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which saw her star in Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame.
Josh, meanwhile, is known for his award-winning turn as Prince Charles in seasons three and four of The Crown.
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At the funeral for the 20-year-old shot by a police officer, emotions ran high amid calls for law enforcement reform. © Katie and Aubrey Wright, parents of Daunte Wright, cry as they speak during funeral services of Daun... Katie and Aubrey Wright, parents of Daunte Wright, cry as they speak during funeral services of Daunte Wright at Shiloh Temple International Ministries in Minneapolis, Thursday, April 22, 2021 [Julio Cortez/Pool via AP] Wright, 20, was fatally shot by former Brooklyn Center Police officer Kim Potter during a traffic stop on April 11.