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*“Hunger Games” actor Dayo Okeniyi is in negotiations to star opposite Alex Pettyfer and Gabriella Wilde in Universal’s “Endless Love.”

In the story about teens in a love triangle that turns a dark and disastrous corner, Okeniyi will play the role of Pettyfer’s mischievous and daredevil best friend, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

This marks the biggest studio gig since Okeniyi broke through as Thresh in “The Hunger Games.” He’ll next be seen next in the Sundance hit “The Spectacular Now” with Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller.

He recently appeared on NBC’s “Revolution” and has a bit part in Regency’s September drama “Runner Runner” with Ben Affleck and Justin Timberlake.