The young actors, already attached to Fox’s Fantastic Four reboot, are also set to reteam with their That Awkward Moment director.
The Chronicle star won’t confirm he’ll star in the Fox reboot, but he has something to say about an African-American actor playing the Human Torch.
As screen tests begin for director Josh Trank’s film, a contender emerges for the role of Ben Grimm: Cemetery Junction star Christian Cooke.
The filmmaker says the plot synopsis released last week isn’t “anything close” to the actual plot of his Fantastic Four reboot.
If a casting call is to be believed, Marvel’s first family will depart significantly from the comic books in Fox’s franchise reboot.
With the rewrite complete, Josh Trank’s franchise reboot is expected to test such actors as Kit Harington, Richard Madden and Saoirse Ronan, but Michael B. Jordan already may be set for Human Torch role.
Casting rumors for Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four point to Chronicle star Michael B. Jordan as a favorite to play the Human Torch and Girls actress Allison Williams shortlisted for the role of the Invisible Woman.