‘The Predator’ Adds ‘Game of Thrones’ Actor Alfie Allen To it’s Ranks
Fans of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” will be pleased to know that Alfie Allen, who portrays Theon Greyjoy in the popular tv series, has been added to the cast of “The Predator”. The film is currently shooting in Vancouver.
According to Entertainment Weekly, Shane Black describes “The Predator” as a sequel to the 1987 film “Predator”, which is about humans being hunted by an extraterrestrial. The new film has a similar premise, but will take place in a suburban setting.
This news comes hot on the heels of a tweet by Shane Black yesterday, in which he shared a photo of the cast and stated that it was the first day of filming:
Partial cast… beautiful human beings, good people. Also, killers. Cameras roll today. Follow me on Twitter for updates. Wish us luck. pic.twitter.com/vYGgGesW0Y
— Shane Black (@BonafideBlack) February 20, 2017
The star-studded cast of The Predator also includes Boyd Holbrook, Keegan-Michael Key, Trevante Rhodes and Jacob Tremblay. The film is set to be released on February 9, 2018.
So, what do you think of this casting decision? Will you be hunting for a theater to see Predators when it comes out? Tell us in the comments?
The Hollywood Reporter
Shane Black (@BonafideBlack) on Twitter