The Fifth Element and Resident Evil star Milla Jovovich has signed on to play titular villain Blood Queen in the Millennium Films reboot of Hellboy.
The movie, titled Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Queen, is to work from a script co-written by Christopher Golden, Andrew Crosby and character creator Mike Mignola, with Aron Coleite currently working on revisions. The Descent director Neil Marshall will direct.
The film was initially revealed to be in the works on May 9 (2017) when ‘Stranger Things’ star David Harbour was announced as the new star. Ian McShane has since joined the cast as Hellboy’s adoptive father figure Professor Broom.
The release date for this film remains unknown.