Eddie Redmayne Joins the Wachowskis’ Jupiter Ascending

Eddie Redmayne is the latest name to enter negotiations to star in Andy and Lana Wachowski’s Jupiter Ascending, Variety reports. He’d star in the sci-fi tale opposite Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis.

The film focuses on higher forms of life who are watching us from other worlds. Kunis will play a Russian immigrant who is busily scrubbing toilets for a living. Unbeknownst to her, she actually possesses the same perfect genetic makeup as the Queen of the Universe and is therefore a threat to her otherwise immortal rule.

Although Redmayne’s specific role has not yet been revealed, you can catch the star in Les Misérables when it hits theaters Christmas Day.

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