Neill Blomkamp’s ‘Elysium’ Has a Villain, and a Release Date

Our good friends over at Latino Review broke the news that Wagner Moura, best known to film audiences for playing Colonel Nascimento in the kickass Brazilian films Elite Squad 1 and 2, has booked a villain role in District 9 director Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium.

Moura will join Sharlto Copley, Matt Damon, and Jodie Foster in the sci fi film which shoots this summer. Sony will release on March 8, 2013.

They also report that the sci fi film is set 100 years in the future and according to Blomkamp “is set on another planet, but it’s cool. It’s violent, very violent, and very unique hopefully.
Wagner Moura

Source: Latino Review