Lena Headey Becomes A Ma-Ma For “Dredd”

Lena Headey (“Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles”) has joined the cast of the currently shooting “Dredd” reports JDMN.

Headey, who began shooting her role in South Africa last week, will play the scarred Madeline Madrigal (a.k.a. Ma-Ma) who is the leader of a gang and the film’s primary villain.

She joins a cast that includes Karl Urban as Judge Dredd and Olivia Thirlby as Cassandra Anderson. Pete Travis is directing from a script by Alex Garland and the film is currently targeting an early 2012 release.