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Jack Reynor's career just got a huge shot in the arm. The young Irish actor has scored a starring role in "Transformers 4" opposite Mark Wahlberg, Michael Bay said on his blog. The director said he spotted in in an Irish movie called "What Richard Did" and felt he had a certain star quality. "He is an Irish kid that came to America with 30 bucks in his pocket," Bay wrote. "Pretty ballsy. Seriously who does that?" "This kid is the real deal," he added. Bay also hit back at rumors that "Transfomers 4" is »

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