Deadline Hollywood reports that actors Dichen Lachman and Scott Haze have joined the cast of Universal Pictures’ “Jurassic World 3.” Director Colin Trevorrow returns to direct the threequel with returning cast members Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard as well as original “Jurassic Park” actors Laura Dern, Sam Neil, and Jeff Goldblum. Jake Johnson, Omar Sy, Mamoudou Athie, and DeWanda Wise are also part of the cast.
“Jurassic World 3” is the third film in the new “Jurassic Park” trilogy from Colin Trevorrow and Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Entertainment. Trevorrow directed the first “Jurassic World” in 2015 which went on to gross $1.67 billion worldwide and became the one of the highest-grossing films of all time. Universal Pictures followed up the first film with the sequel, “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom”, which grossed an impressive $1.3 billion worldwide. Trevorrow also recently directed and co-wrote the “Jurassic” short film, “Battle at Big Rock”, which has been viewed more than 10 million times since its general release back in September.
Dichen Lachman’s film credits include ABC’s “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D”, TNT’s “Animal Kingdom”, and the Netflix series, “Altered Carbon.” Lachman will also co-star in the upcoming comedy series “Bad Therapy” starring Alicia Silverstone.
Scott Haze will appear in the upcoming mystery/horror film, “Antlers”, directed by Scott Cooper and produced by Guillermo del Toro. Haze’s credits include Sony Pictures’ “Venom” starring Tom Hardy and Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Midnight Special” starring Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton, and Adam Driver.