Deadline is reporting yet another casting announcement for Warner Bros. upcoming fourth film in The Matrix franchise.
In the last week alone we’ve learned that Neil Patrick Harris and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II have boarded the Lana Wachowski directed picture. There are also rumours that Jada Pinkett Smith will return to the franchise.
This time it’s the turn of Iron Fist and Game of Thrones actress Jessica Henwick to join the franchise.
The trade understands that Henwick joins the film after a lengthy audition process and will play a Neo-like character at the forefront of the new film.
The film will be written and directed by Lana Wachowski who returns to the franchise alongside stars Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss. Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Neil Patrick Harris as also set to star. The film is expected to enter production in early 2020.