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EVE has signed on to star in a

called ‘The Barbershop’ which

will begin filming in the New Year.

However according to US news site sonicnet her

first onscreen appearance will be in a small part in the Samuel L Jackson

and Vin Diesel action

movie ‘XXX’ (or ‘Triple X’), due to appear

on US screens in late July.


plays a minor role as J.J., Diesel’s partner in

an underground Internet Web site, according to a spokesman.