Characters revealed for Warcraft movie

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Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Code) has once again returned to BlizzCon to reveal some new information for his upcoming Warcraft movie starring Travis Fimmel, Dominic Cooper, and Ben Foster. It was revealed before who the main actors are going to be, but the mystery was who the actors were going to play. Today, we get to find that out, plus the actors will be divided between the Alliance and the Horde.

THE ALLIANCE

  • Anduin Lothar (Travis Fimmel)
    The lead protagonist for the Alliance, Lothar is a war hero who has sacrificed everything to keep the people of Azeroth safe.
  • King Llane Wrynn (Dominic Cooper)
    King Llane is the leader of the Alliance city of Stormwind and a beacon of hope to its people in a time of darkness.
  • Medivh (Ben Foster)
    Known as ‘the Guardian,’ Medivh is a mysterious and reclusive protector who wields formidable power.
  • Khadgar (Ben Schnetzer)
    Khadgar is a gifted young mage, embarking on a daring search for the truth.
  • Lady Taria (Ruth Negga)
    Taria is the royal Queen of Stormwind, King Llane’s great love and most trusted counsel.
  • Garona (Paula Patton)
    Caught between the Alliance and the Horde, Garona is a strong-willed survivor who must decide where her true loyalty lies.

THE HORDE

  • Durotan (Toby Kebbell)
    The lead protagonist for the Horde, Durotan is the noble Chieftain of the Frostwolf Clan, battling to save his people and his family from extinction.
  • Orgrim (Rob Kazinsky)
    Orgrim is Durotan’s right hand and a brave warrior destined to wield the Doomhammer: a weapon of orc legend.
  • Blackhand (Clancy Brown)
    Known as ‘The Destroyer’, Blackhand is one of orc-kind’s most fearsome and titanic warchiefs.
  • Gul’Dan (Daniel Wu)
    Gul’dan is a supreme orc ruler, fueled by a dark magic that even he cannot control.

Legendary also announced the Fan Initiative that will allow fans to be part of the frontline of the film. They can sign up at FIGHTFORTHEALLIANCE.COM or FIGHTFORTHEHORDE.COM and receive updates on the movie from the perspective of either the Alliance or the Horde.

Legendary’s WARCRAFT is a 3D epic adventure of world-colliding conflict based upon Blizzard Entertainment’s globally-renowned universe. Directed by Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Code), written by Charles Leavitt with a rewrite by Duncan Jones. The film, a Legendary Pictures, Blizzard Entertainment and Atlas Entertainment production, is produced by Charles Roven, Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni and Alex Gartner. Stuart Fenegan, Jillian Share, Brent O’Connor, and Blizzard Entertainment’s Michael Morhaime and Paul Sams serve as executive producers. Rob Pardo and Blizzard Entertainment’s Chris Metzen and Nick Carpenter co‐produce with Atlas’s Rebecca Steel Roven. The film will be released by Universal Pictures March 11, 2016.

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