It has been quite some time since any news regarding Eli Roth’s film adaptation of the beloved video game, Borderlands, has reached our ears.
However, we can now rejoice as the long-awaited release date has been revealed during Comic-Con today.
The highly anticipated release of Borderlands by Lionsgate is set for August 9, 2024, which is more than a year away from the present day.
As we continue to gather information, we will provide updates on the forthcoming Borderlands film.
Lilith, an infamous outlaw with a mysterious past, reluctantly returns to her home planet of Pandora to find the missing daughter of the universe’s most powerful S.O.B., Atlas. Lilith forms an alliance with an unexpected team – Roland, a former elite mercenary, now desperate for redemption; Tiny Tina, a feral pre-teen demolitionist; Krieg, Tina’s musclebound, rhetorically challenged protector; Tannis, the scientist with a tenuous grip on sanity; and Claptrap, a persistently wiseass robot. These unlikely heroes must battle alien monsters and dangerous bandits to find and protect the missing girl, who may hold the key to unimaginable power. The fate of the universe-Synopsis
Among the group of actors selected for the film adaptation of the video game, there are several notable names. Jack Black will be portraying the character Claptrap, Florian Munteanu will be taking on the role of Krieg, and Ariana Greenblatt will be embodying the character Tiny Tina.
Additionally, Jamie Lee Curtis will be playing Tannis, Cate Blanchett will be portraying Lilith, Kevin Hart will be taking on the role of Roland, and Gina Gershon will be embodying the character Moxxi.
The cast also includes Edgar Ramirez, Janina Gavankar, Cheyenne Jackson, Charles Babalola, Benjamin Byron Davis, Steven Boyer, Ryann Redmond, and Haley Bennett.
The screenplay was co-authored by Eli Roth and Joe Crombie.