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Borderlands Movie (Images, Release Date, Cast and Trailer)

A movie adaptation of the Borderlands video game series hits U.S. theatres this summer. Find out the release date, cast and media so far.

The highly anticipated movie adaptation of the wildly popular video game series, Borderlands, will be hitting theatres this summer and we've finally got our first look at the characters. Some heavy hitters from Hollywood are involved; with Cate Blanchette as Lilith, Kevin Hart as Roland, and Claptrap being voiced by Jack Black.

The movie is being directed by Eli Roth, known for his work on horror films like "Hostel" and "Cabin Fever," and produced by Lionsgate. Eli Roth also directed The House with Clocks in Its Walls which also starred Jack Black. Here's a breakdown of what we know about the Borderlands movie so far:

Borderlands Movie release date

The Borderlands Movie is set for release in the United States on August 9, 2024.

Borderlands Movie trailer and teaser

The first video teaser for the Borderlands Movie was shared on February 20. The full trailer for the Borderlands Movie dropped a day later, on February 21. Check it out:

It shows many of the characters you've come to love from the franchise in action. It definitely has the over-the-top vibe the Borderlands series is known for.

Plot

The movie's plot will be centred around Lilith (Cate Blanchett) as she is sent to Pandora to find someone's missing daughter. Pandora is the planet where the Borderlands video game series takes place, which will allow fans to get to see iconic locations brought to life.

A promo shot of the cast of the upcoming Borderlands Movie (Image via People Magazine)
A promo shot of the cast of the upcoming Borderlands Movie (Image via People Magazine)

Borderlands Movie Cast

Character
Actor
Lilith
Cate Blanchett
Roland
Kevin Hart
Tiny Tina
Ariana Greenblatt
Krieg
Florian Munteanu
Claptrap
Jack Black
Tannis
Jamie Lee Curtis
Atlas
Édgar Ramírez
Commander Knoxx
Janina Gavankar
Mad Moxxi
Gina Gershon
Cast for upcoming Borderlands Movie
Cate Blanchett as Lilith in the upcoming Borderlands Movie (Image via People Magazine)
Cate Blanchett as Lilith in the upcoming Borderlands Movie (Image via People Magazine)

Cate Blanchett as Lilith: Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett takes on the role of Lilith, a powerful Siren with deadly abilities. Blanchett's versatility and talent make her a perfect fit for the role of the enigmatic and dangerous character.

Roland
Roland

Kevin Hart as Roland: Comedian and actor Kevin Hart steps into the shoes of Roland, a skilled soldier and former Crimson Lance member. Hart's charisma and comedic timing are sure to bring a unique spin to the character.

Tiny Tina
Tiny Tina

Ariana Greenblatt as Tiny Tina: Young actress Ariana Greenblatt portrays the explosive and unpredictable Tiny Tina, a fan-favorite character known for her love of explosives and chaotic personality.

Krieg
Krieg

Florian Munteanu as Krieg: Florian Munteanu, known for his role as Viktor Drago in "Creed II," tackles the role of Krieg, a volatile and unpredictable berserker with a tragic past. Based on his performance in Creed II, we can totally see him as a berserker.

Claptrap
Claptrap

Jack Black as Claptrap: The iconic robot companion, Claptrap, will be voiced by the comedic genius Jack Black. Black's humor and eccentricity are sure to bring Claptrap to life in hilarious fashion. He clearly loves his video game movies, as he is also set to play a role in the Minecraft movie.

Tannis
Tannis

Jamie Lee Curtis as Tannis: Veteran actress Jamie Lee Curtis portrays Dr. Patricia Tannis, a brilliant but eccentric scientist obsessed with the mysteries of Pandora.

Édgar Ramírez as Atlas: Édgar Ramírez takes on the role of Atlas, a powerful and enigmatic figure with his own agenda on Pandora.

Commander Knoxx
Commander Knoxx

Janina Gavankar as Commander Knoxx: Actress Janina Gavankar portrays the formidable military leader, Commander Knoxx, who poses a threat to the Vault Hunters on their quest.

Mad Moxxi
Mad Moxxi

Gina Gershon as Mad Moxxi: Gina Gershon steps into the role of Mad Moxxi, the seductive and cunning owner of the Underdome, a gladiatorial arena on Pandora.

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