As manufacturing continues on Insurgent Moon, Netflix has introduced that Oscar winner Anthony Hopkins has formally signed on for a voice performing function in Zack Snyder’s forthcoming sci-fi motion fantasy movie. Hopkins will likely be lending his voice to the character of Jimmy, described as a sentient JC1435 mechanized battle robotic and one-time defender of the slain King.
This marks the veteran actor’s newest collaboration with Netflix after working collectively on the acclaimed biographical drama The Two Popes in 2019.
Described as a fantasy epic, Insurgent Moon is being directed by Zack Snyder from a screenplay he’s co-writing with Shay Hatten and Kurt Johnstad, primarily based on a narrative by Snyder and Johnstad.
“The movie is about in a peaceable colony on the sting of the galaxy that finds itself threatened by the armies of the tyrannical Regent Belisarius,” reads the synopsis. “They dispatch a younger lady with a mysterious previous to hunt out warriors from neighboring planets to assist them take a stand towards the Tyrant.”
The movie stars Sofia Boutella (Star Trek Past), Charlie Hunnam (Sons of Anarchy), Djimon Hounsou (Blood Diamond), Doona Bae (Sense8), Ray Fisher (Zack Snyder’s Justice League), Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride), Corey Stoll (Home of Playing cards), and Stuart Martin (Military of Thieves).
Extra forged consists of Jena Malone (Goliath, The Neon Demon), Staz Nair (Sport of Thrones, Supergirl), Michiel Huisman (Sport of Thrones), Alfonso Herrera (Queen of the South), E. Duffy (Acid Noir, Girlfriends), Charlotte Maggi (MaveriX), Sky Yang (Halo, Holding), Ed Skrein (Deadpool), Cleopatra Coleman (Dopesick), Fra Price (Hawkeye), and Rhian Rees (Nope).
Insurgent Moon is produced by Deborah Snyder, Wesley Coller, and Zack Snyder for The Stone Quarry together with Grand Electrical’s Eric Newman. Sarah Bowen will government produce for Grand Electrical.