Are you ready to go ape? Dichen Lachman, the actress from the hit show Severance, is joining the cast of 20th Century Studios’ latest Planet of the Apes movie, Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes. If you’re a fan of the series, or just looking for an exciting new movie to watch, this blog post will give you an inside look at what to expect from the upcoming film.
The movie is set many years after the conclusion of War for the Planet of the Apes. In this new world, apes have grown into various societies, while humans have been reduced to a feral-like existence. The story follows an ape leader who begins to enslave other groups to find human technology, and a young human woman who becomes key to a quest for freedom.
The screenplay for Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes was written by Josh Friedman, Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver and Patrick Aison, and shooting is currently underway in Australia with Freya Allan, Owen Teague, William H. Macy, and Kevin Durand in key roles. Although it’s unclear who Dichen Lachman is playing, her involvement is sure to make the movie even more exciting.
The Kathmandu, Nepal-born actress is no stranger to blockbuster films, having played a black market dinosaur dealer in Jurassic World Dominion and voiced General Atitaya in Disney Animation’s Raya and the Last Dragon. Her role in Severance was also a key part of the show’s success, so her involvement in Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes is sure to be a hit.
If you’re excited to see what Dichen Lachman and the rest of the cast have in store, keep an eye out for the release of Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes. With an intriguing story, a star-studded cast, and the promise of a thrilling new movie, it’s sure to be a hit!