EXCLUSIVE: Warner Bros has set Djimon Hounsou to join Alexander Skarsgard and Margot Robbie in the David Yates-directed Tarzan. Hounsou will play Chief Mbonga in the action adventure. He has a voice role in How To Train Your Dragon 2, which opens June 13, and next will be onscreeen in Guardians Of The Galaxy. Repped by CAA, The Safran Company and Robert Offer, he’s also shooting Fast & Furious 7 and Air.
Djimon Hounsou Joins ‘Tarzan’
What's Hot on Deadline
Latest Film News
- Robert E. Howard’s Conan The Barbarian, Kull And Other Creations Acquired By Fredrik Malmberg
- SXSW Comedy ‘Addicted To Fresno’ Lands At Gravitas Ventures
- Is Bollywood’s Eros International Preparing A Dealmaking Campaign?
- Joe Wright In Talks To Board ‘The Lifeboat’ With Anne Hathaway, Working Title & Focus Features
- Imax Shares Leap As It Announces Hong Kong IPO Plan
- Paramount, Mary Parent To Turn ‘Beyblade’ Into Live Action Feature