Borderlands: The Movie completed its cast of actors yesterday after announcing a new round of signings including Gina Gershon as Moxxi, Cheyenne Jackson as Jakobs, Charles Babalola as Hammerlock, Benjamin Byron Davis as Marcus, Steven Boyer as Scooter and Ryann Redmond. as Ellie, thus confirming a broad look at the video game universe in its film adaptation.
Most recently known for her role in the hit teen drama Riverdale, Gina Gershon will be challenged to play the seductive and dangerous Mad Moxxi who starred in one of the downloadable content for Borderlands 3. The other ad that stands out from the Lionsgate production involves singer and actor Cheyenne Jackson, currently on the Fox sitcom Call Me Kat.
They all join a cast featuring Cate Blanchett as Lilith, Kevin Hart as Roland and Jamie Lee Curtis as Patricia Tannis . All of them will be directed by Eli Roth, excited to have such a high-level cast in statements collected by Deadline. There is currently no release date for Borderlands: The Movie, which also stars Craig Mazin (Chernobyl, The Last of Us), as a writer under production by Lionsgate Entertainment. The film began filming at the beginning of this month of April.
A few days ago, the official synopsis for Borderlands: The Movie was also shared , summarizing a film where Lilith, an infamous outlaw with a mysterious past, returns to her home planet of Pandora to find the missing daughter of the most powerful SOB in the universe, Atlas. , in a story rich in characters from the saga.