According to Term, Matilda Lutz will play Red Sonja in the upcoming film of the same name. Lutz is known for her work in the films “The Rings”, “Medici” and “Revenge”, where critics praised the actress’s performance. Lutz will be joined by Wallis Day and Robert Sheehan, who will play Annisia and Dragan, respectively.
Red Sonja director M.J. Bassett has nothing but good things to say about the lead role in the film, commenting, “I’ve wanted to make a Red Sonja movie since I was a teenager – she’s been a strong presence for me and a character I’ve always wanted to embody. screen with your own voice and vision. When I met Mathilde Lutz, I knew she had all the magic I was looking for and saw the complexity and depth she would bring to Sonia.”
Millennium Media President Jeffrey Greenstein also supported Lutz’s casting, saying, “MJ is an amazing director with a fantastic vision and Matilda was absolutely brilliant in Revenge and we knew she was right for the role the moment we saw her – which makes them perfect.” duet for R’ed Sonja”.