One of Conan the Barbarian star, you may also recognize the face from 2008 film Cass, Guy Ritchie’s RocknRolla and Atonement, as well as on TV with acting parts in Prime Suspect and more recently BBC′s film Stolen or HBO hit Games of Thrones; finally, he features in wildenerss-thriller The Grey.
Well, this British character actor, Nonso Anozie
has been added to the cast for Gavin Hood
‘s adaptation of Orson Scott Card’s sci-fi novel Ender’s Game
and will be joining recently cast Stevie Ray Dallimore
(The Sisterhood of Traveling Pants 2) who will play Ender’s dad and Andrea Powell
(The Gates) who will play Ender’s mom; Anozie will be playing the role of Sergeant Dap, who oversees students in Ender’s section.
The movie, begins shooting this month down in New Orleans, already has Asa Butterfield
attached to play the title character and set to co-star are Hailee Steinfeld
, Harrison Ford, Viola Davis, Ben Kingsley
and Abigail Breslin
Butterfield as Ender Wiggins is a prodigious lad recruited by Earth’s International Fleet to train as a military specialist, who shows a true genius for strategy and quickly helps humans fight off insectoid alien invaders.
Ender’s Game is slated for theatrical release on March 15th, 2013.
Andrea Powell – Stevie Ray Dallimore