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Casting: Connelly - to the battle angel, Wasikowska - to the escort

Image According to the site The Hollywood Reporter , Jennifer Connelly has joined the cast of " Battle Angel " - the adaptation of the cult manga of the same name.

Filming of an ambitious project, the idea of which James Cameron had been hatching for many years, started recently in Texas. Cameron due to his employment is listed only as a producer of the film adaptation, while the director's chair was taken by Robert Rodriguez ("Sin City"). Earlier roles in the film were given to Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Mahershala Ali and Ed Skrein.

The action of the film will unfold in the future, and the center of events will be a cyborg ( Salazar ), which a scientist finds in a junkyard. The robot does not remember the past, but it has combat skills. As a result, the heroine decides to use her skills to track down dangerous criminals.It is reported that Jennifer Connelly will play the villainess in the tape, but it is still unclear which one.

The actress, who won an Oscar for A Beautiful Mind, is currently filming Granite Mountain, and her latest film work is currently the crime drama American Pastoral.


Blumhouse Productions and the team behind last year's Sundance film Dexterity are preparing a new joint project, and the lead role in a horror movie called Sweetheart performed by Kirsi Clemons ("The Human Race").

The director of the film is Justin Dillard, he also wrote the script in co-authorship with Alex Theurer. So far, the details of the project have not been disclosed, and it is only known that it will be a survival film.


Mia Wasikowska ("Alice in Wonderland") and Christopher Abbott ("The Reporter") will star in the psychological thriller Piercing , based on Ryu Murakami's novel. The film is directed by Nicholas Pesce (My Mother's Eyes) and is about a man ( Abbott ) who kisses his wife and daughter goodbye on his way to work. However, in reality, he is going to rent a hotel room, call an escort service and then kill an unsuspecting prostitute. True, the girl ( Wasikowska ) does not miss him - she comes to the client and starts a dangerous game of cat and mouse.

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Author: Jake Pinkman