Transformers 4 is having a revamp on its cast. So, there’ll be no Shia LaBeouf and definitely no Megan Fox. What we all know is that Mark Wahlberg is going to take over the lead role for this franchise. It seems that Michael Bay is very please with the actor in Pain and Gain that they worked together.
Joining Wahlberg is an Irish actor, Jack Reynor. One of his comments regarding Reynor: “I just hired a great new actor for Transformers 4 to star against Mark Wahlberg. Jack Reynor, he is an Irish kid that came to America with 30 bucks in his pocket. Pretty ballsy. Seriously who does that? Anyway I spotted him in a great little Irish movie What Richard Did. This kid is the real deal.”
The female lead, well, first was rumored to be Megan Fox. But, Bay cast Nicola Peltz.
Kelsey Grammer has signed on to play the primary human villain in Transformers 4 for Paramount Pictures and director Michael Bay.
Bingbing Li has joined the cast of Michael Bay’s upcoming sci-fi sequel Transformers 4. The addition marks the first Chinese actor to join the project with numerous more to follow. She will soon be joined by other famous actors as well as a number of newcomers being recruited from a scouting competition.
British actress Sophia Myles has signed on to star in Paramount Pictures’ highly-anticipated sequel Transformers 4 for director Michael Bay.
T.J. Miller is in talks to play the best friend of Mark Wahlberg’s character in Transformers 4, both of whom are mechanics.
Production of Transformers 4 is currently happening in Monument Valley, near the border of Arizona and Utah, with the first two photos revealing the latest Autobots on location.
“Transformers 4 has started production on location in Monument Valley near the border of Arizona and Utah. And this is our first look at the film’s newly-designed Autobots. Pictured here: A 1,200-horsepower Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse worth more than a whopping $2.4 million!”
“Which Autobot could this green machine be? It’s a special race-inspired C7 Corvette Stingray, based on Chevrolet’s upcoming 2014 production car – and the first look is seen here on the set of Transformers 4 near the border of Arizona and Utah.”
Shooting is also scheduled to take place in Chicago, Michigan, and China this summer. Michael Bay is directing from a screenplay by Ehren Kruger. The story reportedly revolves around an ancient Transformer menace which unleashes chaos on Earth.