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Three More Join The Cast Of Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Queen

October 20, 2017 | Posted by Joseph Lee
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Deadline reports that Sophie Okonedo, Brian Gleeson and Alistair Petrie have joined the cast of Lionsgate’s Hellboy reboot, Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Queen. They join a cast that includes David Harbour as Hellboy, Milla Jovovich as the Blood Queen, Ian McShane as Trevor Bruttenholm, Sasha Lane as Alice Monaghan, Penelope Mitchell as Ganeida and Daniel Dae Kim as Ben Daimio. The film is directed by Neil Marshall from a script by Mike Mignola, Andrew Cosby, Christopher Golden and Aron Coleite.

The film follows Hellboy and a team of paranormal researchers trying to save the world from a medieval sorceress who wants to wipe out humanity. Okonedo will play Lady Hatton, a “resident seer at the Osiris Club, an ancient English club dedicated to uncovering supernatural mysteries.” Petrie will play Lord Adam Glaren, “a high-ranking member” of the club. Gleeson will play the wizard Merlin.