Director J.A. Bayona has confirmed that actress Geraldine Chaplin will be joining Jurassic World 2 via his social media account.
Bayona posted the news to Twitter with a picture of Chaplin, with a caption that read: “Look who’s joining the Jurassic adventure. #geraldinechaplin.”
The British actress has appeared in films such as Chaplin and most recently, J.A. Bayona’s A Monster Calls.
You can check out the director’s full tweet below.
— JA Bayona (@FilmBayona) March 5, 2017
The sequel to Jurassic World has already begun filming and new potential and brief synopsis was teased recently.
The adventures at the Jurassic World resort and theme park continue as the government has trained dinosaurs to carry weapons and use them for battle purposes.
Who Geraldine Chaplin will play is unknown right now. As of right now, she’ll be joining the cast, which includes returning stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard, who teased her presence on set recently. The cast also includes BD Wong (Jurassic Park, Gotham), Toby Jones (Captain America: The First Avenger), Rafe Spall (Life of Pi, Black Mirror), Justice Smith (The Get Down), and Daniella Pineda (The Detour).
Jurassic World 2 (which isn’t its official title) is set to hit theaters on June 22, 2018.
Source: J.A. Bayona on Twitter