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Former Nickelodeon Star Alex Wolff Will Play Younger Boston Marathon Bomber In Upcoming Movie Patriots Day

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This will be quite the role change!

Alex Wolff, best known for his work on Nickelodeon with The Naked Brothers Band and other FAR more light-hearted work, has been now confirmed to be attached to a new project about the two Boston Marathon bombers.

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In the new flick, which is called Patriots Day and will be out in December, Wolff is set to portray Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the younger of the two brothers who bombed the Boston Marathon back in 2013.

Three people were killed in that horrific attack, with more than 250 others injured, many severely.

Of course, Dzhokhar survived the incident and aftermath only to be taken into custody after hiding in a boat in the backyard of a home, though his older brother and co-conspirator Tamerlan was killed in a shootout with police soon after the bombing.

The film is set to

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Star Wars VIII Finds Its Female Lead — Which Of These Fan Favorites Reportedly Landed The Coveted Role?

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In an office far, far away, the people behind Star Wars VIII just made a pretty big casting decision.

While we knew that John Boyega was already ready to reprise his role for the 2017 film, it looks like Disney found its new leading lady Thursday morning.

It came down to a pretty amazing shortlist of today's hottest actresses — including Gina Rodriguez, Tatiana Maslany, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw — but in the end, there could only be one.

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Boston Marathon Bomber Dzhokar Tsarnaev Apologizes To Victims Before Being Formally Sentenced To Death

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Dzhokar Tsarnaev was formally sentenced to death on Wednesday.

Dzhokar Tsarnaev is formally being sentenced to death during a court hearing on Wednesday for the part he played alongside brother Tamerlan — who was killed in the following manhunt — in the devastating Boston Marathon bombing two years ago.

[ Related: Celebs React To Dzhokar's Death Sentence ]

During the hearing, the 21-year-old spoke in court for the first time to apologize to the victims of the terribly tragedy. He said:

"I am sorry for the lives I have taken, for the suffering that I have caused you, for the damage I have done, irreparable damage."

He also completely admitted his guilt, saying:

"If there is any lingering doubt, I did it along with my brother. I ask Allah to have mercy on me, my brother and my family."

This was part of a five-minute speech he delivered to the judges during the hearing. He also explained that

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Rob Lowe, Maria Menounos, & More Celebs React To Boston Bomber's Death Sentence

Celebrities react to the Boston Bomber's punishment.

Earlier today, Boston Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death for his involvement in the Boston Marathon bombings more than two years ago.

While not everyone agrees on the sentencing, it didn't take long for people to share their thoughts and opinions on the emotional trial.

[ Related: Boston Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Sentenced To Death ]

Rob Lowe, Maria Menounos, Trevor Donovan, and more celebrities took to Twitter to react to the shocking news. Check out some of their comments below:

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Orange Is The New Black's Uzo Aduba To Run In This Year's Boston Marathon!

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We're so into this!

Fresh off the news that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had been found guilty on all 30 counts for his role in the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing, there's another headline-making story coming out of Beantown.

Uzo Aduba officially announced on Tuesday that she will be amongst the runners at this year's Boston Marathon!

The Orange Is The New Black actress shared the news about her decision to participate in Marathon Monday, saying:

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Joey McIntyre Finished The Boston Marathon For The Second Straight Year With New Kids On The Block Bandmate Danny Wood!

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Joey McIntyre finished the Boston Marathon for the second straight year!

A lot of people know Joey McIntyre for his music, but did you know he's also quite the athlete?

In fact, he's no New Kid On The Block when it comes to running, as he ran in the Boston Marathon this weekend for the second year in a row after finishing just five minutes before the fatal bombings took place last year.

As a Boston native, Joey was excited to return to his hometown to race and wrote an entry in his blog, saying:

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Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor Is Engaged & About To Become A Father!

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This guy is the definition of a survivor!

Jeff Bauman was involved in the Boston Marathon bombing, and sadly lost both of his legs — though he could've lost so much more. He later gave an identification of the bombers, and became a hero!

And his life just got better because he’s going to be a married man and a father!

Jeff and his fiancée Erin Hurley recently announced that they are expecting

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