Just this morning we suggested that the cast of Zack Snyder’s Army of The Dead was incoming, and we now new cast members revealed thanks to TheWrap. They report that a batch of actors have joined Dave Bautista in the zombie heist film for Netflix.
Following a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas, a group of mercenaries take the ultimate gamble, venturing into the quarantine zone to pull off the greatest heist ever attempted.
The new additions include Ella Purnell, Theo Rossi, Ana De La Reguer, and Huma Qureshi.
British actress Ella Purnell has joined the cast of Zack Snyder’s “Army of the Dead” as Dave Bautista’s daughter Kate, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap exclusively. Additionally, Ana De La Reguera (“Everything, Everything,” “Goliath”), Theo Rossi (“Luke Cage,” “Sons of Anarchy”) and Huma Qureshi (“Kaala,” “Viceroy’s House,” “Gangs of Wasseypur,” “Badlapur”) round out the rest of the cast.
Filming is expected to begin mid-July and is confirmed to shoot in New Mexico.
This would be the first return the horror genre for director Zack Snyder since 2004’s remake of Dawn of The Dead for Universal Pictures and penned by James Gunn.
Netflix has yet to give Army of The Dead an official release date.
SOURCE: THE WRAP