Pacific Rim 2 has recently revealed most of its casting for the hotly anticipated sequel. The latest addition to the movie to be revealed was announced today by Deadline. Ukrainian actress Ivanna Sakhno was announced in an undisclosed role.
Pacific Rim 2 will be her first major western film role, although she does have a few minor credits in the Ukraine film industry. Although no information about her character has been revealed, the ages of the latest casting may indicate that the Pacific Rim sequel will focus on all new set of cadets.
More will likely become clear as the plot began to take shape. Let us know in the comments what you think as we receive more Pacific Rim 2 casting news!
Pacific Rim 2 will take place after the events of the first film, with Star Wars' John Boyega starring as Stacker Pentecost's son. Cailee Spaeny will also star as a lead in an undisclosed role along with Levi Meaden. Charlie Hunnam and Rinko Kikuchi's return are yet to be announced. Plot-wise, it was mentioned early on that the sequel would explore more of the Kaiju's origins and of course, introduce us to new Jaegers and technology. For more breaking news on Pacific Rim 2, keep it locked to Scified!
Pacific Rim Uprising March 23rd, 2018
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Steven S. DeKnight is set to direct Legendary's PACIFIC RIM 2 (Pacific Rim Uprising), the follow-up to the epic action-adventure Guillermo del Toro created with 2013's hit original film, with a script penned by Zak Penn, Jon Spaights and del Toro. The producers are Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni, del Toro, Mary Parent and Callum Greene. Jillian Share will executive produce. Universal Pictures will release the film worldwide in 3D.
Directed by Steven S. DeKnight, Pacific Rim Uprising's release date is March 23rd, 2018.
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