The star power behind the film adaptation of Alexandra Bracken’s THE DARKEST MINDS continues to rise. Gwendoline Christie, known for her role as Brienne of Tarth on Game of Thrones, has joined the cast as a bounty hunter ruthlessly tracking runaway teenagers.
It was also recently announced that Mandy Moore also joined the cast, playing a doctor working to stop children from being persecuted.
Christie and Moore join Amandla Stenberg (Ruby), Harris Dickinson (Liam), Miya Cech (Zu), Skylan Brooks (Chubs), and Patrick Gibson (Clancy).
Jennifer Yuh Nelson, known for Kung Fu Panda, will be making her live-action directorial debut.
The Darkest Minds is a dystopian story about a group of children who have survived a devastating disease pandemic, only to find they have mysterious superpowers. If you haven’t read the book yet, we highly recommend that you do. The Darkest Minds is captivating, action-packed, and we bet you won’t be able to put it down once you start.
The Darkest Minds is set up to be an exciting book-to-movie adaptation. What scene are you most hoping makes it into the movie?