February 12, 2021

Jack Black Joins Cast Of 'Borderlands' Movie

Los Angeles: Actor Jack Black is the latest addition to the cast of Lionsgate’s “Borderlands” movie. An adaptation of popular video game of the same name, the movie will be directed by Eli Roth from a script by Emmy-winning “Chernobyl” creator Craig Mazin.

The new project reunites Black with his”The House with a Clock in Its Walls”co-star Cate Blanchett and director Roth. The cast also includes Jamie Lee Curtis and Black’s “Jumanji” movies co-star Kevin Hart, reported Deadline.

The “Borderlands” video game series launched in 2009, with Gearbox Software. The latest version of the game, “Borderlands 3”, came out in September 2019. In the film, Blanchett will play the legendary thief Lilith, while Hart will essay the role of skilled soldier Roland.

Curtis will be portraying Tannis, an archeologist on Pandora who might have the key to find a vault filled with alien weapon technology. Avi Arad and Ari Arad are producing “Borderlands” via their Arad Productions banner along with Picturestart’s Erik Feig. The executive producers are Randy Pitchford and Strauss Zelnick.

Input:News18

You may also like

September 20, 2021
Assam: Fleeing robber injured in police firing, drug peddlers escape

During interrogation, they revealed their involvement in other cases of snatching in Guwahati city, the statement said. Guwahati: A suspected robber was injured in police firing as he was trying to flee, while four drug peddlers managed to escape despite policemen shooting at their car in Assam, officials said on Sunday. Both the incidents occurred […]

September 20, 2021
Assam govt to preserve heritage of Dimasa Kachari kingdom: CM

At the beginning of the Dimasa rule, Dimapur used to be the capital of the kingdom, which was later shifted to Malibang, now in Dima Hasao district of Assam. Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday said that the state government will preserve the heritage of the 18th century Dimasa Kachari kingdom and develop its last capital […]

September 20, 2021
Assam: Rs 116 crore approved for building mini sec. in Barak Valley

People of three districts - Cachar, Karimganj and Hailakandi- will also save time for their official works as they will not require to come to Guwahati for the same. Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday said his government has sanctioned Rs 116 crore for construction of the mini secretariat of Barak Valley at Silchar, which is […]

September 18, 2021
NIA arrests key conspirator in Manipur Rifles arms theft case

The self-styled chairman of the United Kuki Liberation Front (UKLF), Lhunkhoson Haokip of Imphal West, had been absconding. Imphal: The NIA has arrested a self-styled chairman of the outlawed Kuki militant group UKLF for his alleged involvement in the pilferage and illegal sale of government firearms to various terrorist outfits to strengthen war stores and carry […]

Get The latest news, opinion and much more from north east part of India and India on Midage

linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram