Michelle Yeoh and Selina Lo join the cast of action thriller Boss Level
Variety reported today that actresses Michelle Yeoh and Selina Lo have joined Mel Gibson and Frank Grillo in Joe Carnahan’s action thriller Boss Level. Specifics surrounding their roles have not been disclosed, but Yeoh will be in a key supporting role.
Michelle Yeoh is most known for her work in the award-winning Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and playing a Bond girl in Tomorrow Never Dies. She will next appear in the much-anticipated Crazy Rich Asians.
The role in Boss Level will be a career breakthrough for British actress Selina Lo. Lo is most known for her work in BBC’s One Child, Jesse Johnson’s The Debt Collector, and Scorpion King 3.
Boss Level also stars Ken Jeong, Annabelle Wallis, and Naomi Watts.
Boss Level follows a retired special forces officer, Roy Pulver (Grillo), who is trapped in a never-ending time loop on the day of his death. His quest is to find out who is responsible.
Boss Level will be produced and financed by Randall Emmett and George Furla of Emmett/Furla/Oasis, with Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Mark Vahradian also serving as producers. Carnahan and Grillo’s War Party will executive produce alongside Scott Free’s Jules Daly. The film was written and will be directed by Joe Carnahan (Death Wish).
The film is currently in production in Atlanta and is expected to be released sometime in 2019.
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