The long-awaited fourth installment of the Transformers movie saga, Transformers: Rise of the Beasts, is set to hit theaters in 2021. The cast of this blockbuster movie was recently announced and it includes some very familiar faces.
Leading the way is Shia LaBeouf as Sam Witwicky, the unlikely hero of the series. LaBeouf starred in the first three films, and his return is sure to bring the same electric energy and charm he has been known for. He will be joined by Mark Wahlberg, Isabela Moner, John Cena, and Josh Duhamel, all reprising their roles from past films.
Joining them are some new faces, including newcomers Tony Hale as Verity Carlo, Dylan O’Brien as Bumblebee, Jerrod Carmichael as Newtrons, Stephen Merchant as Grimlock, and Peter Cullen as Optimus Prime, the leader of the Autobots.
In addition, the cast list for Transformers: Rise of the Beasts also includes returning characters from previous films, such as the Decepticons Megatron, Starscream, and Soundwave. They will be joined by Grimlock and the Dinobots; the Insecticons; and the Constructicons.
In addition to its cast, Transformers: Rise of the Beasts has brought in some huge talent behind the cameras. Academy-Award winning director Steven Spielberg (E.T., Jaws) is executive producing the film, and Michael Bay, who helmed the first three films, has returned to direct this one. It is set to be one of the biggest releases of 2021.
With such an amazing cast and production crew, Transformers: Rise of the Beasts is sure to be an epic adventure that fans of the franchise will not want to miss. The wait is almost over; Summer 2021 can’t come soon enough!
The popular science fiction franchise Transformers is set to release its sixth installment, Transformers: Rise of the Beasts. Set many years after the events of Transformers: The Last Knight, the film features a star-studded cast as they take on the Decepticons.
The film stars Mark Wahlberg as lead character Sgt. Major William Lennox. Wahlberg, a two-time Oscar nominee, has previously taken on the roles of Max Payne, Ted and the Prince of Persia film.
Other stars in the film include John Goodman, Anthony Hopkins and Shia LaBeouf. Goodman plays an army vet, Hopkins starring as the mentor of Lennox and LaBeouf portraying Kyle Reese.
Sophia Myles and Isabela Moner also make appearances as a scientist and a street-wise Transformers enthusiast respectively. This is Myles’ second appearance in a Transformers movie, as she was also part of the team in Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014).
The cast is also joined by Laura Haddock, Liam Garrigan and Stanley Tucci. Haddock plays Verity Carver, associated with the Cybertron Intelligence Agency. Garrigan and Tucci portray members of the C.I.A, Hawkins and Merlin respectively.
Finally, the cast features Jerrod Carmichael in an as-yet unknown capacity and Tyrese Gibson as Epps, Lennox’s right-hand man in the Army.
The film is set to hit theatres on June 28, 2019. The cast’s individual performances, along with special effects and action set a high standard for science-fiction films. With action, drama, and suspense blended into one, Transformers: Rise of the Beasts promises to be an exciting movie experience.