According to the tabloid The Sun, the cast of the Dungeons & Dragons adaptation has been joined by Benedict Cumberbatch, best known for his Sherlock TV series and his role as Doctor Strange in the Marvel comics.
This is not the first time Cumberbatch meets the world of Dungeons and Dragons. So, just recently there was a short animated film Sleep Sound about Drizzt Do’Urden, where the actor voiced the narrator.
But back to the movie. There are no details about the plot, but the names of some of the actors are known:
- Chris Pine ( 2009 Star Trek, Uncontrollable ),
- Michelle Rodriguez (” Fast and Furious”, “Avatar” ),
- Hugh Grant ( Love Actually, Gentlemen ),
- Justice Smith ( “Pokemon. Detective Pikachu”, “Annealing” ),
- Regé-Jean Page; “Roots”, “Bridgertons”,
- Sophia Lillis (Sophia Lillis; “It”, “Uncle Frank” ),
- Chloe Coleman ( Big Little Lies, The Resident ),
- Jason Wong ( “Gentlemen” , “Human Wrath” ),
- Daisy-Head ( “The Accused”, “Endeavor” ).
The directors and writers are John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, who co-directed Game of the Night.
Currently, the premiere of the tape is scheduled for March 3, 2023.