Rainmaker Entertainment announced today that actors Bella Thorne, John Goodman, Paul Giamatti, Rosario Dawson and Sylvester Stallone will be joining the cast of the upcoming movie adaptation of Ratchet & Clank.
According to the SourceMachine, they will be joining the cast of actors for the original video game Ratchet, Clank and Captain Qwark who are done by James A. Taylor, David Kaye and Jim Ward, respectively. Kevin Munroe from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is set to direct, with Jericca Cleland assisting as Co-Director.
“The collaborative relationship between Rainmaker Entertainment, PlayStation, Insomniac Games and all of our partners has helped us to bring this massive game franchise to the big screen,” said Rainmaker president and chief creative officer Michael Hefferon.”Our outstanding celebrity talent together with the original voices from the game really bring these characters to life, and we are confident that Ratchet & Clank will delight fans with its authenticity and charm, while families everywhere will find a new family-friendly buddy duo to love.”
The plot of the movie will be to stop the Chairman Drek from destroying the Solana Galaxy. Drek was the villian from the first Ratchet & Clank video game released in 2002.
Although the movie was set to release this year, it has been rescheduled to 2016. A video game will also accompany the release of the movie with a copy for both a physical copy and another for the PlayStation Network.