2020’s Godzilla vs Kong continues to add to its growing cast.
The Hollywood Reporter has revealed The Nun actor Demián Bichir is in talks to join the cast of Legendary’s Godzilla vs. Kong.
Per Heroic Hollywood:
Character details remain under wraps. Bichir will be joining the cast which includes Millie Bobby Brown, Julian Dennison, and Brian Tyree Henry. The film is set to be the culmination of Legendary Entertainment’s cinematic MonsterVerse following 2014’s Godzilla, Kong: Skull Island and the upcoming Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Brown will be reprising her role from the new Godzilla sequel in the film.
Godzilla vs. Kong is directed by Adam Wingard (Death Note) from a script written by Terry Rossio (Pirates of the Caribbean), Patrick McKay and J.D. Payne (Star Trek Beyond), Lindsey Beer (The Kingkiller Chronicles), Cat Vasko (Queen of the Air), T.S. Nowlin (The Maze Runner, Pacific Rim: Uprising) and J. Michael Straczynski (World War Z).
After Legendary’s MonsterVerse ends, Toho, the Japanese studio who owns the rights to Godzilla, is determined to create their own Monster cinematic universe with solo Godzilla, Mothra, and King Ghidorah Films. Read more about that here.
As for King Kong, he is getting the Broadway Musical treatment at the moment. Read more about that and buy tickets for the musical here.