Deadline reports that Heroes actor Masi Oka has joined the ever growing lineup of actors in Sony Pictures’ upcoming action film Bullet Train, directed by David Leitch (Deadpool 2, Atomic Blonde, John Wick). The Tokyo-set feature film focuses on a group of assassins with various motives that clash on a bullet train.
This would make Oka the second Asian actor added to the cast.
The cast that consists of recent Oscar winner Brad Pitt (Once Upon A Time In Hollywood), Joey King (The Dark Knight Rises), Andrew Koji (G.I. Joe Origins: Snake Eyes), Michael Shannon (Knives Out, Man of Steel), Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Godzilla, Kick-Ass, Avengers: Age of Ultron), Brian Tyree Henry (Godzilla vs Kong, Widows, Joker, Eternals), and Zazie Beetz (Joker, Deadpool 2).
Sony Pictures hasn’t given Bullet Train an official release date and filming is taking place in Los Angeles, California.