The Undoing star Hugh Grant and It actor Sophia Lillis are the newest additions to the solid of the characteristic adaption of the favored fantasy role-playing sport Dungeons and Dragons.
Based on The Hollywood Reporter, the duo joins the Paramount Photos venture, which already has Chris Pine, Michelle Rodriguez, Rege-Jean Web page and Justice Smith on board.
Plot particulars are being saved underneath wraps however it’s identified that Grant will play an antagonist named Forge Fletcher whereas Lillis’ character is known as Doric.
Dungeons and Dragons is understood for its battle video games, treasure hunts, campaigns, camaraderie and reversals of fortune. The sport famously makes use of multisided cube in gameplay and is overseen by a number referred to as the Dungeon Grasp.
It’s at present unknown whether or not the film adaptation will likely be a straight-up fantasy movie, set on the earth of the sport, or incorporate the storytelling and game-playing points.
Sport Evening filmmakers Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley are set to direct the movie from a script they wrote primarily based on a earlier draft by Michael Gilio.
Paramount is co-producing and co-financing the film with Hasbro and eOne.
The makers are planning a Could 2022 launch for the movie.
The favored sport was beforehand tailored for the large display in 2000 by New Line.