Chaplin joins returning stars Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Sigourney Weaver and Joel David Moore, as well as fellow franchise newcomer Cliff Curtis.
Though the plot is being kept under wraps, Chaplin will play Varang, a strong and vibrant central character who spans the entire saga of the sequels.
20th Century Fox and Lightstorm Entertainment recently announced release dates for the four Avatar sequels, which will open in wide release on Dec. 18, 2020; Dec. 17, 2021; Dec. 20, 2024; and Dec. 19, 2025.
Chaplin’s past credits include the TV series Game of Thrones, Taboo and The Hour, as well as Fox 2000’s YA film The Longest Ride. She also appeared in the “White Christmas” episode of Black Mirror. She’s represented by Troika, Garay Talent and Magnolia Entertainment.
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