EXCLUSIVE: Lana Condor (to all the boys films), Desmin Borges (The time traveler’s wife) and Callan Mulvey (the gray man) have signed on to star opposite Chase Stokes in Monarch Media’s thriller Bravewhich will go into production in Vancouver later this month.
The first feature film directed by Monarch’s Steve Barnett sees a US helicopter crash on the North Korean side of the DMZ. With tensions between North and South already on the brink of war, the surviving US Army noncombatant tech soldiers must work together to protect a civilian tech specialist and find their way through the DMZ. , without the possibility of US military support.
Condor will play Selby, a tough-as-nails, highly capable but highly inexperienced medical specialist who joined the US Army after becoming a citizen to give back to her new homeland. Borges is set for the role of Josh Weaver, a civil defense contractor, cocky with enough smarts to back him up and obnoxious until the weight of danger settles on him and he becomes part of the team. Mulvey will play Chris Lebold, the square-jawed Delta Operative and the poster child of American heroic iconography, who is in a lot of trouble and pain when the team crashes, but remains a leader throughout.
Eric Tipton wrote the screenplay, which is based on an original idea by Barnett. Bernie Goldmann will produce alongside Monarch directors Barnett and Alan Powell, with Monarch director Vicky L. Patel serving as executive producer.
Condor is best known for her starring role as Lara Jean in Netflix’s hit romance trilogy YA. To all the boys I’ve loved beforehaving most recently starred opposite Cole Sprouse in HBO Max’s sci-fi romantic comedy, moon bud. Other notable credits by the actress include the work of Robert Rodriguez Alita: battle angelby Peter Berg patriots day, X-Men: Apocalypse Y bojack horseman.
Borges is best known for his twists on series like The time traveler’s wife (HBO), welcome to flatch (Fox), Utopia (First video) and You are the worst (FX), having received an Image Award nomination for his work on the latter. She has also previously appeared in movies including Private life, never here, Carrie Pilby, Gabriel, everything is bright Y Compliance, among others. Also coming for the actor is the Lionsgate action romantic comedy. forced marriagewhich has him starring alongside Jennifer Lopez, Josh Duhamel, D’Arcy Carden, Jennifer Coolidge and more.
Mulvey has previously been seen on shows like AMC+. fire biteBBC the luminaries and those of starz Energy, to name a few. Notable film credits include the gray man, cloud shadow, avengers endgame, outlaw king, warcraft, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, 300: The rise of an empire Y zero thirty dark. The actor will star alongside Oscar nominee Tim Roth in the Australian drama series. last king of the crosswhich will air on Paramount+.
Condor is represented by CAA and Goodman, Genow, Schenkman; Borges by Gersh, Suskin/Karshan Management and Hansen, Jacobson, Teller; and Mulvey for Paradigm and Anonymous Content.