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By Jemal Polson, Friday 24th February 2017
You've probably come across Dane DeHaan a lot more than you've realised.
The star can be previously seen in the found-footage superhero flick Chronicle, the zombie love story Life After Beth and opposite Andrew Garfield in The Amazing Spider-Man 2.
This month, he toplines the thriller-come-body-horror A Cure for Wellness, which opens in cinemas nationwide today.
DeHaan plays Mr Lockhart - an American executive tasked with retrieving the CEO of his company from a seemingly idyllic wellness centre on the other side of the world. But upon visiting, it doesn't take long for Lockhart to discover the spa isn't as perfect as it seems.
We discussed the new film, the horror genre's presence in awards season and more.
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