Australian actor and filmmaker Brendan Cowell has joined the cast of James Cameron’s “Avatar” sequels. Cowell’s casting was announced by the film’s official social media channels.
Cowell will play Mick Scoresby, captain of a private sector large-scale marine hunting vessel on Pandora. The actor is slated to begin shooting the movies in May in New Zealand.
A staple of Australian television and film since the turn of the century, Cowell broke through on the series “Love My Way” and films like “Beneath Hill 60,” “Noise” and “Three Blind Mice”. Internationally he appeared in series such as “Game of Thrones,” “The Borgias” and “Press”.