Alongside the casting information, the total synopsis of the film has been revealed and reads as follows:
Within the film Lilith (Blanchett), an notorious outlaw with a mysterious previous, reluctantly returns to her residence planet of Pandora to seek out the lacking daughter of the universe’s strongest S.O.B., Atlas (Ramirez). Lilith kinds an alliance with an sudden group – Roland (Hart), a former elite mercenary, now determined for redemption; Tiny Tina (Greenblatt), a feral pre-teen demolitionist; Krieg (Munteanu), Tina’s musclebound, rhetorically challenged protector; Tannis (Curtis), the scientist with a tenuous grip on sanity; and Claptrap (Black), a persistently wiseass robotic.
These unlikely heroes should battle alien monsters and harmful bandits to seek out and shield the lacking lady, who could maintain the important thing to unimaginable energy. The destiny of the universe may very well be of their fingers – however they’ll be preventing for one thing extra: one another. Primarily based on the sport from Gearbox and 2K, one of many bestselling videogame franchises of all time, welcome to Borderlands.
Ramirez joins a star-studded solid together with Cate Blanchett, Kevin Hart, Ariana Grenblatt, Florian Munteanu, Jamie-Lee Curtis, and Jack Black.
Eli Roth is about to direct the flick and mentioned the next about Ramirez’s casting:
“What an unbelievable honor to have an actor of Edgar’s calibre, expertise, and charisma enjoying reverse Cate Blanchett and this exceptional solid. Atlas needs to be a really magnetic character, somebody with charisma and attraction however that air of menace beneath all of it. I’ve been a fan of Edgar’s since his early performances and he continues to amaze me with every dramatic flip. We wish to create one thing wild, enjoyable, and really totally different from something they’ve seen from Edgar earlier than. I’m so, so excited to work with him.”
Supply – [Deadline]