Variety is reporting that Riz Ahmed, who’s known for his role in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, is in talks to star in Sony’s upcoming Venom movie.
Additionally, The Hollywood Reporter states that, “Sources say the actor was considered for the role [Carnage] before script changes were made.
Venom is set to be directed by Ruben Fleischer and written by Jeff Pinkner and Scott Rosenberg; Amy Pascal, Avi Arad, and Matt Tolmach are producing the picture. Tom Hardy has been cast as the lead.
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Venom hits theaters on October 5, 2018.