Joe Taslim: New Addition to ‘Star Trek Beyond’
Known for his roles in films like ‘Fast and Furious 6’ & ‘The Raid: Redemption’, Joe Taslim has bagged a role in the upcoming Star Trek film. The specific details of his role are currently unknown but according to the reports, his character might be along the lines of Idris Elba’s villainous character.
The Indonesia-born actor & martial artist played Jah in Fast and Furious movie and Jaka in The Raid: Redemption. Star Trek Beyond might be the third instalment in the rebooted Star Trek series. The film is presently in the production stage in Vancouver.
With a release date of July 8 next year, Star Trek Beyond might be directed by Justin Lin & written by Doug Jung and Simon Pegg. The cast might include Zoe Saldana, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Idris Elba, Simon Pegg and Sofia Boutella. It will be produced by J.J. Abrams, Bran Burk and Roberto Orci.