Janina Gavankar, Actress known for her role in the Star Wars Battlefront II campaign, where she played Iden Versio, joins the cast of the Borderlands film. Gavankar will play Commander Knoxx, a new character created for the film.
She will join a great cast, led by Cate Blanchett, Kevin Hart, Jamie Lee Curtis, Ariana Greenblatt, Florian Munteanu, Haley Bennet and Jack Black. Two new actors were recently confirmed: Edgar Ramirez, Venezuelan actor who will play the tycoon Atlas; Y Olivier richters, a bodybuilder who will play the huge Krom, and whom we will see before in Black Widow, the Marvel movie, and we have already seen in the series Gangs of london.
Janina Gavankar has dozens of credits in film, television and video games, such as in the films Blindspotting, The Way Back or the future Invasion, from Amazon; the series The Morning Show or Sleepy Hollow; or the games Far Cry 4 (Amita) and Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds (Tatai). She is also a producer, screenwriter and musician.
The Borderlands movie, written by Craig mazin (scriptwriter also of the future series The Last of Us) has already started filming. The protagonist will be Cate blanchett playing Lilith, a mercenary who teams up with Roland (Kevin hart), a former elite mercenary; Tiny Tina (Ariana greenblatt), a girl who is an expert in demolitions; Krieg (Florian Munteanu), Tina’s muscular protector); Tannis (Jamie Lee Curtis), a scientist on the brink of madness; and the Claptrap robot (the voice of Jack black). Your goal is to rescue Atlas’s lost daughter (Edgar ramirez), powerful owner of an arms company.
The film is a production of Lionsgate, and it does not have a release date yet, but its filming is already underway. Are you looking forward to seeing how the Pandora universe looks on the big screen?