‘Preacher’ Actor Noah Taylor Joins Dwayne Johnson In Legendary’s ‘Skyscraper’ | Film News
Noah Taylor has joined the cast of Legendary’s action pic Skyscraper starring Dwayne Johnson. Neve Campbell is also on board to co-star with Johnson.
Johnson stars as a former FBI Hostage Rescue Team leader and war veteran who now assesses security for skyscrapers. On assignment in China, he finds the tallest, safest building in the world suddenly ablaze, and he’s been framed for it. A wanted man on the run, he must find those responsible, clear his name, and somehow rescue his family who are trapped inside the building above the fire line.
The film will be directed by “Central Intelligence” director Rawson Marshall Thurber. Producers are Beau Flynn via his FlynnPictureCo, Johnson via his Seven Bucks Productions, and Thurber. Dany Garcia and Hiram Garcia are executive producing, while Wendy Jacobson is co-producing.
Taylor is known for playing Adolf Hitler in the AMC drama series Preacher. His other past credits include Game Of Thrones and Peaky Blinders. On the film side, he was most recently seen in Free Fire as well as the Tom Cruise movie Edge Of Tomorrow and Almost Famous.