Filming has began on Pacific Rim: Maelstrom, the sequel to Guillermo del Toro’s giant robot vs giant monsters film , and the first photos have popped up online from the set.
The photos show the first look at John Boyega character. He will be playing the son of Idris Elba’s character Stacker Pentecost from the first Pacific Rim.
Pacific Rim: Maelstrom also includes a host of new cast members, deepening the franchise’s international appeal, with the additions of Chinese action film star Zhang Jin, alongside Wesley Wong, Lily Ji, Chen Zitong, Lan Yingying and Qian Yongchen with cameos by Xiao Yang and Korean actor Kim Jeong-Hoon.
Pacific Rim: Maelstrom is scheduled for theaters on 23rd February 2018.