Variety is reporting that Manchester By The Sea and Wolf of Wall Street actor Kyle Chandler has essentially nabbed the leading role in Michael Dougherty’s Godzilla: King of Monsters.
He would be playing the father of Millie Bobby Brown‘s character.
THR is adding some character details about his role including that’s he is basically the main hero and playing a scientist.
Chandler will play a scientist and father of Brown’s character. The role makes him ostensibly the hero of the movie.
Chandler was fielding multiple offers for feature gigs but opted for the Godzilla sequel, nabbing a seven-figure deal in the process, according to sources.
We recently revealed that production would be taking place this June in Atlanta.
Legendary has slated the release date for Godzilla: King of Monsters on March 22nd, 2018.