Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind, Labyrinth) has joined Alita: Battle Angel, THR is reporting. The adaptation of the graphic novel is being produced by James Cameron and directed by Robert Rodriguez. Rosa Salazar is playing the title character. The movie is currently in production in Texas. Connelly will play a villain role.
(Click any image for larger view.)Twitter. Last week, an IMAX poster inspired by Bob Peak’s Apocalypse Now poster was released (see “'Aquaman,' 'Kong: Skull Island,' 'Han Solo,' 'Avatar'”). The film opens on March 10. Twitter account released a new picture from the upcoming Justice League feature, showing Wonder Woman, Cyborg, and Aquaman ready for battle. There have been many pictures shared (see “Shots from 'Justice League,' 'Wonder Woman,' 'Dark Tower'” and “'Justice League,' 'Alita: Battle Angel,' 'Predator'”). The film releases in theaters on November 17. THR is reporting. Temuera Morrison is currently in negotiations to play Aquaman’s father. Morrison is best known for his role of Jango Fett in Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones. Nicole Kidman is in early negotiations to play Aquaman’s mother (see “ICv2: 'Aquaman,' 'Kong: Skull Island,' 'Han Solo,' 'Avatar'”). The film is set to start filming in April in Australia.