Natacha Karam Joins Sylvester Stalloneâs Samaritan
According to The Hollywood Reporter, 911: Lone Star actress Natacha Karam has joined the Sylvester Stallone superhero drama,Â Samaritan. The actress will play the filmâs lead role as âa dangerous and unpredictable henchperson to the storyâs antagonistâ (played by Johan âPilouâ Asbake).
Karam joins Euphoria actor and Junior Olympic boxing prodigy Javon âWannaâ Walton in the film aboutÂ aÂ young boy who is out to discover if a mythic superhero, who vanished 20 years earlier following a tragic event, is still alive.
Overlord director Julius Avery will helm the project, which also set key cast members Martin Starr (Silicon Valley), PilouÂ AsbĂŚk (Game of Thrones), Dascha Polanco (Orange is the New Black) and Moises Arias (Hannah Montana) in unspecified roles.
Avery will direct from a script by Escape Room writer Bragi F. Schut, while Stallone and Braden Aftergood will produce via Balboa Productions.
Karam was also seen in episodes of Homeland, The Brave, Casualty, as well as the film The Hurricane Heist.
The film is scheduled for release on December 11.