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Rosamund Pike is Officially ‘Doomed’

British actress Rosamund Pike has signed on to star in Universal Pictures’ upcoming video game adaptation Doom, according to the Hollywood Reporter. Pike will play Samantha, a scientist, opposite Karl Urban, who will play John Grimm, the leader of a special ops team at the center of the action-adventure pic. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is also set to take a leading role. Polish helmer Andrzej Bartkowiak will direct the feature, which has had a long development history. Lorenzo Di Bonaventura and John Wells are producing. “Doom” was written by Dave Callaham.