Colombian Miss Universe Runner-Up Adriadna Gutiérrez Cast as Vin Diesel's Love Interest in xXx Sequel

Miss Universe Runner-Up Adriadna Guiterrez Cast with Vin Diesel in xXx
Ariadna Gutierrez
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03/01/2016 AT 06:10 PM EST

Steve Harvey can't take this one away.

Ariadna Gutiérrez, also known as Miss Colombia – who you might recall was mistakenly crowned Miss Universe by a confused and apologetic Harvey – has now landed her first movie role!

The 22-year-old beauty queen will play Vin Diesel's love interest in the upcoming xXx: The Return of Xander Cage, PEOPLE has confirmed.

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The aptly named action flick marks Diesel's return to the franchise for its third installment, after sitting out for 2005's xXx: State of the Union, which starred Ice Cube.

Gutiérrez joins Samuel L. Jackson, Toni Collette, Bollywood star Deepika Padukone, Orange Is the New Black's Ruby Rose and The Vampire Diaries Nina Dobrev in the star-studded cast.

UFC Featherweight Champion Connor McGregor and international martial arts star Donnie Yen are also on board, and will lend some real-life action expertise to the film.

Xander Returns is scheduled to hit theaters in 2017.
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