Actor and combating recreation fanatic Jamie Lee Curtis gave Borderlands followers their first take a look at the upcoming film primarily based on Gearbox’s looter-shooter sequence on Tuesday. Curtis, who performs Tannis within the movie, snapped and posted a pic of Cate Blanchett on the set of Borderlands. And though we solely see Blanchett in silhouette, it’s evident that her portrayal of the siren Lilith hews intently to her in-game look.
Curtis posted the behind-the-scenes shot to her Instagram, calling Lilith “our legendary heroine, psycho blasting, vault hunting vixen with a bad attitude.” Curtis additionally teased imminent sneak peeks at the remainder of the solid, together with Kevin Hart as Roland, Jack Black as Claptrap, Ariana Greenblatt as Tiny Tina, and Florian Munteanu as Krieg.
Filling out the Borderlands film solid are Janina Gavankar as Commander Knoxx, Edgar Ramirez as Atlas, Olivier Richters as Krom, Benjamin Byron Davis as Marcus, Charles Babalola as Hammerlock, Cheyenne Jackson as Jakobs, Gina Gershon as Moxxi, Steven Boyer as Scooter, Ryann Redmond as Ellie, and Haley Bennett within the function of an authentic character.
Eli Roth (Hostel, The House With the Clock in its Walls) is directing Borderlands for Lionsgate. Craig Mazin (Chernobyl, The Hangover Part 2 and 3) wrote the script. The movie doesn’t have a launch date, however is anticipated to hit film theaters in 2022.
The authentic Borderlands was launched in 2009. Gearbox’s loot-shooter RPG tells the story of a bunch of intergalactic mercenaries on the world of Pandora who seek for a vault of alien know-how, battling alien indigenous creatures and the scavengers who nonetheless occupy the planet. Borderlands has spawned a number of mainline sequels, in addition to the spinoff episodic journey Tales from the Borderlands. Gearbox’s most up-to-date entry, Borderlands 3, was launched in September 2019.