Variety is exclusively reporting Ed Skrein is the latest name to join the cast of Roland Emmerich’s World War II action epic Midway.
The film, written by Wes Tooke, is about the iconic Battle of Midway, a turning point in the Pacific during World War II, following the soldiers and aviators who helped turn the tide of the war in June 1942.
The report states that Ed Skrein’s (whose recent credits include Alita: Battle Angel and Tau) role is currently unknown at this time.
Roland Emmerich will be serving as producer on the project alongside Harald Kloser and eOne’s Mark Gordon, with Matt Jackson executive producing. Production on the project is set to commence sometime next month.