Sterling K. Brown To Join Shane Black’s PREDATOR
One of the hottest actors currently working in Hollywood has landed another role. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sterling K. Brown is in talks to join Shane Black’s reboot of Predator. The film, which is set for a 2018 release, will be set in a suburbia and feature more than just one Predator. The film, which has been describe as an “ensemble movie” will be led by Boyd Holbrook.
Holbrook’s biggest role is Agent Steve Murphy in the hit Netflix series Narcos. He will also been seen in the upcoming superhero drama Logan. Holbrook will play an ex-marine who is jailed by Brown’s government agent character. Later, Brown will release him in order to fight off the Predators. The film costars Olivia Munn, Trevante Rhodes, and Keegan Michael Key.
Moonlight‘s Trevante Rhodes and Key and Peele‘s Keegan Michael Key will be playing ex-Marines. X-Men Apocalypse‘s Olivia Munn will be playing a very attractive scientist. Sterling K. Brown is most famous for his portrayal of Christopher Darden on The People vs. OJ Simpson.
The role garnered him an Emmy, Critics Choice Award, and Golden Globe nomination. Brown also has a leading role in the NBC drama This is Us, which has garnered a myriad of critical acclaim. This Is Us was recently nominated for Best Drama Series at the Golden Globes.
Brown was also cast in Marvel’s Black Panther, which has been production in Atlanta. The superhero film costars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, and Forest Whitaker. Black Panther will arrive in theaters on February 2018. Brown will also be seen in the upcoming Marshall. Marshall will be costarring Chadwick Boseman and Josh Gad. It is a biopic of Thurgood Marshall, the first African American Supreme Court Justice.
Shane Black’s most recent film was the instant cult classic The Nice Guys. The film starred Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe. Black is also famous for Kiss Kiss Bang Bang and for the Lethal Weapon movies. The reboot of Predator is currently untitled. The Nice Guys was one of the best movies of 2016, so expectations for the Predator reboot are incredibly high.