Seychelle Gabriel, Alan Trong and more join Chris Pratt’s Ghost Draft
According to Deadline, the Chris Pratt sci-fi thriller Ghost Draft has rounded out its cast with four new additions, namely Seychelle Gabriel (Falling Skies), Alan Trong (Alita: Battle Angel), newcomer Chibuikem Uche and Alexis Louder (Focus Features’ Harriet). The foursome join the already announced Yvonne Strahovski (The Handmaid’s Tale), Emmy nominee Betty Gilpin (GLOW), Oscar-winner J.K. Simmons (Whiplash), comedian Theo Von, and Sam Richardson (Veep).
Ghost Draft follows a man drafted to fight in a future war where the fate of humanity relies on his ability to confront his past. The movie is directed by Emmy winner Chris McKay (Robot Chicken, The Lego Batman Movie) and written by Zach Dean (Deadfall, 24 Hours to Live).
David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Don Granger, David S. Goyer, Jules Daly, and Adam Kolbrenner are producing. Matt Grimm will oversee for Skydance. Skydance is financing the project with Paramount on board to distribute. Ghost Draft is expected to begin production this summer.