Martin Donovan (“Ant-Man”), Andy McQueen (“The Girlfriend Experience”) and Grace Lynn Kung (“Miss Sloane”) have all scored supporting roles in the upcoming HBO Films adaptation of sci-fi author Ray Bradbury’s iconic work – “Fahrenheit 451”.
The story is set in a totalitarian near future where media is the opiate of the masses, history has been outlawed and ‘firemen’ burn books. Michael B. Jordan plays Guy Montag, a young fireman who forsakes his world, battles his mentor (Michael Shannon) and struggles to regain his humanity.
Donovan will play ministry official Commissioner Nyari, McQueen and Kung play resistance members. Sofia Boutella and Lilly Singh co-star. Ramin Bahrani is directing and co-writing the script with Amir Naderi.