Hugo Weaving (“The Matrix”) and Ryan Corr (“Holding the Man”) have joined the cast of the Mel Gibson-directed World War II drama “Hacksaw Ridge” for Pandemonium Films and Permut Presentations
Andrew Garfield plays a medic and the first conscientious to win the Congressional Medal of Honor after saving dozens of soldiers during the Battle of Okinawa.
Weaving will portray his father, while Corr will play the character of Lt. Manville. Vince Vaughn, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey, Teresa Palmer and Rachel Griffiths also star.
Shooting began several weeks ago in Australia from a script by Randall Wallace.