Roland Emmerich’s Second World War Movie Due November
Lionsgate has released 13 new character posters for the upcoming Midway, giving us a first proper look at the cast.
Roland Emmerich’s Midway tells the story of real-life events during World War II. It explores the pivotal clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy that acted as a turning point in the Pacific Theater during the War.
Each poster gives a close-up of the thirteen characters that make up the cast. Receiving the glossy character poster treatment are:
Luke Evans as Lieutenant Commander Wade McClusky
Woody Harrelson as Admiral Chester Nimitz
Mandy Moore as Ann Best
Patrick Wilson as Edwin Layton
Nick Jonas as Bruno
Aaron Eckhart as Jimmy Doolittle
Dennis Quaid as Vice Admiral William “Bull” Halsey
Tadanobu Asano as Rear Admiral Tamon Yamaguchi
Keean Johnson as James Murray
Ed Skrein as Dick Best
Luke Kleintank as Clarence Earle Dickinson
Darren Criss as Eugene Lindsey
Etsushi Toyokawa as Admiral Yamamoto
Midway comes from the writer of USA’s action-adventure television series Colony, Wes Tooke. It also marks another partnership between Emmerich and producers Harald Kloser (White House Down, Independence Day: Resurgence) and Mark Gordon (The Day After Tomorrow).
Midway is set for release on November 8th.