Slumdog Millionaire star Dev Patel is in early negotiations to join Neill Blomkamp's sci-fi drama Chappie. Sharlto Copley will also be starring as a police robot working the shanty towns in South Africa.
Plot details on the project are being held under wraps, but we do know that it will be based on a short he did in 2004 titled Tetra Vaal. The fake ad centered on a robotic police force patrolling the slums of South Africa. Check out the complete short here: