The adaptation of Borderlands It not only has a director with a great personality and a screenwriter in full swing of his talent. That is, just by having on board Eli Roth already Craig Mazin (responsible for Chernobyl and the next series of The Last of Us, also based on a video game), it would be enough for Borderlands was promising, but it is also preparing a very impressive cast. After working with Roth on The house with the clock on the wall, Jack Black Y Cate Blanchet They repeat with the director, in the roles of the robot Claptrap and the protagonist Lilith, but there is much more.
According to media such as SlashFilm, Borderlands has just added its team to Gina Gershon, unforgettable for his role in Showgirls and other titles from the 90s like Burning ties O Face to face. In Roth’s film he will play Moxxi, and his signing has matched that of Cheyenne Jackson as Jakobs and Steven Boyer like Scooter. All of them join a cast where, in addition to the aforementioned Black and Blanchett, we already find Jamie Lee Curtis as Patricia Tannis, to Kevin Hart like Roland, to Edgar Ramirez as Atlas, to Ariana Greenblatt como Tiny Tina, a Florian Munteanu like krieg ya Haley Bennett on a role to be determined. This has been created specifically for the film, and is known to be an important figure in Lilith’s past.
Borderlands is loosely based on the video game series of the same title, which was released in 2009 and spawned one last exponent two years ago, when Borderlands 3 was marketed in 2019. The brand has already inspired novels and comics and is characterized by black humor combined with unprejudiced ultraviolence, for which Roth can give a good account. His adaptation of Borderlands tells how the outlaw Lilith arrives on the planet Pandora and there she is hired by Atlas to rescue her daughter, joining Tannis, Roland, Tiny Tina, Krieg and Claptrap on his expedition, and having to face all kinds of monsters and bandits.
Filming of Borderlands It’s already started, but Lionsgate hasn’t revealed a release date yet.