Matthew Modine Joins “Sicario” Sequel Cast

Matthew Modine (“Stranger Things,” “The Dark Knight Rises”) will join Benicio Del Toro and Josh Brolin in the “Sicario” sequel “Soldado” at Lionsgate/Black Label Media.

The follow-up puts the focus on Del Toro’s assassin and Brolin’s shady CIA agent handler characters. Modine portrays Secretary of Defense Director James Ridley opposite Catherine Keener, who plays his Deputy Director

“Gomorrah” helmer Stefano Sollima is directing the film penned by returning scribe Taylor Sheridan. Basil Iwanyk, Molly Smith, Edward McDonnell and Thad and Trent Luckinbill are producing.

Source: Deadline