Haley Bennett Joins Cate Blanchett, Kevin Hart in 'Borderlands' Movie

Haley Bennett
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Eli Roth is directing the high-wattage video game adaptation for Lionsgate.

Haley Bennett is boarding Eli Roth’s adaptation of Borderlands for Lionsgate.

Bennett will play a key to the past of Cate Blanchett’s character, Lilith. She most recently appeared in Hillbilly Elegy and The Devil All the Time and is slated to star as Roxanne opposite Peter Dinklage in Joe Wright’s Cyrano.

The rest of the ensemble cast for Borderlands includes Kevin Hart as Roland, Jamie Lee Curtis as Tannis, Ariana Greenblatt as Tiny Tina, Florian Munteanu as Krieg and Jack Black as Claptrap.

Avi Arad and Ari Arad are producing through their Arad Productions banner, with Erik Feig also producing through Picturestart.

The film’s executive producers are Randy Pitchford, executive producer of the Borderlands video game franchise and founder of the Gearbox Entertainment Company, and Strauss Zelnick, chairman and CEO of Take-Two Interactive.

Bennett is represented by WME and Tavistock Wood.