Laurence Fishburne has joined the cast of the science fiction movie "Passengers". It is reported by the Variety edition. The character to be played by the popular actor has not yet been specified.
Recall that the action of the picture will take place in the distant future on board a spaceship flying to the colonized worlds in another galaxy. In the cryogenic sleep system, a malfunction occurs, as a result of which the main character, mechanic Jim Preston, wakes up 90 years ahead of schedule. Caught in the company of robots and androids serving the ship's systems, Preston decides to wake up a journalist named Aurora. A romance arises between them, which will be tested not only because of Preston's self-will, but also because of a breakdown that threatens the entire ship with a catastrophe.
The project will be based on a script prepared by John Spates. Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt will star. The movie will also star Michael Sheen, who got the role of one of the androids. The movie, directed by Academy Award nominee Morten Tildum, is set to begin movieing in September 2015.
The exact date of the premiere of the movie "Passengers" has not yet been announced, the movie is expected to be released in 2016.
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