Star of Bridgerton Regé-Jean Page has joined Paramount’s movie adaptation of Dungeons & Dragons, which already stars Chris Pine, Michelle Rodriguez, and Justice Smith. This marks the subsequent massive project for the actor, who broke by way of on the high of the yr for his portrayal because the dashing Duke of Hastings within the Regency drama from Shonda Rhimes and Chris Van Dusen.
Particulars about Page’s Dungeons & Dragons role are nonetheless unknown. In truth, additional plot particulars about the movie, which was named after the famous fantasy-inspired board Game, are nonetheless beneath wraps. Per The Hollywood Reporter, it is unclear if the movie takes place throughout the world of the sport or not. Nonetheless, we do know that Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley, who labored on the 2018 comedy Game Night, are directing and have written the most recent draft of the script.
The information arrives days after Page was introduced because the host of the February 20 episode of Saturday Night Reside, additional solidifying his rising-star standing. Dangerous Bunny would be the musical visitor that night.
We are able to count on to see Page, who has appeared in Roots, Sylvie’s Love, and For the Individuals, to return as Simon Basset, Duke of Hastings, for Bridgerton’s extremely anticipated second season. Though the first installment of the sequence centered on his romance with main woman Daphne Bridgerton (Phoebe Dynevor), the follow-up will as a substitute middle on Anthony Bridgerton (Jonathan Bailey) and his romantic prospects.
Before stepping into the supporting role, nonetheless, Page will vie for a number of awards for his main role in Season 1, together with the NAACP Picture Award and a Display screen Actors Guild Award for finest lead actor in a drama sequence.