Zack Snyder’s next project, Rebel Moon, continues to pick up speed with its cast getting a whole lot bigger. Taking to social media, Zack Snyder himself revealed Wednesday that Justice League‘s Ray Fisher, Sons of Anarchy‘s Charlie Hunnam, Gladiator‘s Djimon Hounsou, and The Host‘s Doona Bae have joined the film’s ensemble. Moreover, Jena Malone (Sucker Punch), Staz Nair (Supergirl), E. Duffy (Girlfriends), newcomer Charlotte Maggi, & Sky Yang (Tomb Raider) round out the ensemble cast. Check out the filmmaker’s tweet below!
Honored to welcome this incredible cast to Rebel Moon. Charlie Hunnam, Djimon Hounsou, Doona Bae, and Ray Fisher join previously announced Sofia Boutella. Jena Malone, Staz Nair, E. Duffy, Charlotte Maggi, & Sky Yang round out the cast. More to come. Let's go! #RebelMoon @Netflix pic.twitter.com/a9Zpmt2BzW
— Zack Snyder (@ZackSnyder) February 9, 2022
While character details are currently under wraps, a report from The Hollywood Reporter indicates Hounsou will be playing General Titus, Fisher is a resistance fighter by the name of Blood Axe, and Bae is a proficient swordswoman. Additionally, the trio joins Sofia Boutella, who is the lead for the film. As of now, shooting will reportedly begin in April.
Rebel Moon is Snyder’s take on the Star Wars universe, with the synopsis being the following – “The people of a galaxy sends a young woman to seek out warriors from other planets to help them from the tyrannical armies that are terrorizing their peaceful colony.”
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