Laurence Fishburne to Fight Predators

ON reports that Laurence Fishburne (“CSI,” “The Matrix” trilogy) has joined the cast of Robert Rodriguez’s Predators, now filming in Austin, Texas under the direction of Nimrod Antal.

Fishburne is playing a character named Roland in the film. He joins a cast that includes Adrien Brody, Topher Grace, Danny Trejo, Walton Goggins and Alice Braga.

They play a disparate group of people who land on the Predator home planet only to discover “unspeakable horrors.”

20th Century Fox is targeting a July 7, 2010 release for the film.