Kurt and Wyatt Russell have joined the cast of Apple TV Plus’ Godzilla and the Titans series.
Following the explosive battle between Godzilla and Kong, Legendary is now taking their MonsterVerse to streaming. Godzilla and the Titans will eventually hit Apple TV Plus, with filming on the series already underway. WandaVision director Matthew Shakman is helming the first two episodes of the series with Chris Black and Matt Fraction serving as the creators and executive producers.
The Russells Join The MonsterVerse
The main cast was revealed earlier this month, featuring Anna Sawai, Ren Watabe, Kiersey Clemons, Joe Tippett, and Elisa Lasowski. Kurt Russell, and his son, Wyatt, will also star in the series. The Illuminerdi first broke the news that the actors were eyed for the MonsterVerse show.
Kurt Russell’s addition marks his first TV role since starring in Hawaii Five-0 back in 1977. Meanwhile, Wyatt is currently in Under the Banner of Heaven and has also appeared in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier and Black Mirror.
In addition to the series for Apple, Legendary is also moving forward with a sequel to Godzilla vs. Kong, where Adam Wingard will reunite with his The Guest star Dan Stevens for the film.
Here is the synopsis for the series:
Following the thunderous battle between Godzilla and the Titans that leveled San Francisco and the shocking new reality that monsters are real, the series explores one family’s journey to uncover its buried secrets and a legacy linking them to the secret organization known as Monarch.
Created by Matt Fraction and Chris Black, the upcoming series stars Kurt Russell, Wyatt Russell, Anna Sawai, Ren Watabe, Kiersey Clemons, Joe Tippett, and Elisa Lasowski. WandaVision‘s Matthew Shakman is directing two episodes of the series. Safehouse Pictures’ Tory Tunnell and Joby Harold along with Toho Co.’s Hiro Matsuoka and Takemasa Arita are also on board as executive producers.
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