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Douglas Smith
Deadline reports that Douglas Smith, 29, is joining the cast of both Alan Taylor‘s “Terminator” reboot and Sandy Tung‘s indie “Evan’s Crime.” Paramount’s Terminator reboot, which is currently filming in New Orleans, features “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke as Sarah Connor, “Divergent’s” Jai Courtney as Kyle Reese, and Arnold Schwarzenegger reprising his title role. Details for Smith’s character are undisclosed. “Evan’s Crime,” which Tung co-wrote with David Assael and Dale Rosenbloom, will see Smith playing a college student who lands a seven-year prison sentence after a minor drug bust,Read More
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Emilia Clarke trades in dragons for a gun in the first set photos revealed from the filming of the new “Terminator” reboot, which also feature our first look at her co-stars Jai Courtney and Jason Clarke as well. The Daily Mail got the first snaps of the trio filming a rather revealing scene alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger, reprising his role as the original T-8000 machine. Emilia, as the new Sarah Connor, is seen wearing hospital scrubs and pointing a gun at Jason, clearly not recognizing him as her future son, John.Read More
Dayo Okeniyi
Dayo Okeniyi, 25, has joined the first installment of Alan Taylor‘s new “Terminator: Genesis” trilogy, according to Variety. He joins a cast that includes Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney and Jason Clarke. Plot details for the film are still being kept secret, but the cast is already coming together. Having won the role over “Attack the Block” star John Boyega, Okeniyi will play Danny Dyson, the son of scientist Miles Dyson, who helped to create the computer system that sparked the war between machines and humans. Clarke will play Sarah Connor,Read More
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Posted On March 25, 2014By Linda GeIn Casting

John Boyega Sought for ‘Terminator: Genesis’

If John Boyega doesn’t end up getting the lead in “Star Wars: Episode VII,” he may have a pretty solid backup plan already in place. THR reporter Borys Kit tweets that Boyega is being sought for one of the lead roles in Alan Taylor’s reboot “Terminator: Genesis.” The role Boyega is up for is that of Danny Dyson, the son of Miles Dyson, the cybernetics scientist who invented the neural-net processor that eventually becomes Skynet and wipes out humanity. Emilia Clarke is on board as a young Sarah Connor, whileRead More
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After a long process, Alan Taylor has cast Jai Courtney to play Kyle Reese opposite Emilia Clarke as Sarah Connor and Jason Clarke as John Connor in his “Terminator: Genesis” reboot, according to Variety. The film, which will also have a TV series tie-in, will feature a young Sarah Connor (E. Clarke) as well as a young Kyle Reese and has been rumored to be set in the 1950s for at least one portion of events. The other Clarke, Jason, will play a future version of their progeny, John Connor.Read More
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The search for Kyle Reese in reboot “Terminator: Genesis” is getting close to a conclusion, with Deadline reporting two finalists have emerged, and the fight is between Jai Courtney and Boyd Holbrook. Holbrook and Courtney were amongst five actors who were originally shortlisted and tested for the role. The film, which will also have a TV series tie-in, will feature a young Sarah Connor (Emilia Clarke) as well as a young Kyle Reese and has been rumored to be set in the 1950s for at least one portion of events.Read More
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Now that they have their Sarah Connor and John Connor, director Alan Taylor and the filmmakers behind reboot “Terminator: Genesis” are on the search for their Kyle Reese to join Emilia Clarke and Jason Clarke in the film. Variety reports a plethora of relatively unknown young actors are up for the role, with Jai Courtney, Boyd Holbrook, Wilson Bethel, Sam Reid and Tom Cocquerel among the actors going in to test on Monday. The film, which will also have a TV series tie-in, will feature a young Sarah Connor (indeed,Read More
The Clarkes are taking over. Emilia Clarke has officially landed the role of Sarah Connor in the new big screen reboot “Terminator: Genesis,” according to Deadline, joining Jason Clarke (no relation) as John Connor (yes relation). Clarke won the role over Brie Larson, who was the other finalist. Previous reports suggested the studio, Paramount, was keen on hiring Larson, but director Alan Taylor preferred Clarke, who he has already directed in a dozen episodes of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” Whether he fought for her due to a good working relationshipRead More
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While Brie Larson and Emilia Clarke continue to battle it out for the coveted Sarah Connor role in the “Terminator” reboot recently titled “Terminator: Genesis,” it looks like Paramount and Alan Taylor have zeroed in on their John Connor, and it’s not Tom Hardy. The Wrap reports Jason Clarke is now in early talks for the role, while the director and studio have differing ideas about who to cast as Sarah. The film, which will also have a TV series tie-in, will feature a young Sarah Connor (indeed, younger thanRead More
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After testing several actresses for the role, director Alan Taylor is looking closely at either Emilia Clarke or Brie Larson to take the Sarah Connor role in “Terminator 5,” the reboot of the successful futuristic sci-fi franchise, according to Deadline. The trade further reports Clarke appears to have the edge for the role at the moment, and it’s probably due in no small part to having previously worked with Taylor on “Game of Thrones,” on which she’s played Daenerys Targaryen for four seasons now. Before proving himself on “Thor: TheRead More