As reported by Deadline, actors Matthew Lillard and Josh Hutcherson have joined the cast of the upcoming 5 Nights at Freddy’s film. Later, in style FNAF streamer Dawko was given the chance to disclose their particular roles within the movie throughout a St. Jude charity stream. Hutcherson will probably be taking part in authentic FNAF protagonist Mike Schmidt, the evening shift safety guard, whereas Lillard will probably be taking part in Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza founder William Afton.
Lillard is maybe most well-known for taking part in Shaggy within the stay motion Scooby Doo motion pictures, in addition to in lots of animated variations and Multiversus. The circle is now full, with Lillard making his heel flip to terrorize the youth within the title of some nefarious plot.
Lillard can be only a incredible character actor on the peak of his powers, an S-tier “hey, it is that man” who improves no matter he is in. Whether or not he is hamming it up as Cereal Killer in Hackers or cracking beneath interrogation for a homicide he did not commit in Twin Peaks: The Return, it is all the time an excellent time to get your Lillard on.
Apart from Lillard, you could acknowledge Hutcherson from his position as Peeta within the Starvation Video games motion pictures. I might positively see him pulling off the “hapless everyman who stumbles right into a cursed safety guard job” his position calls for. Dawko’s stream additionally revealed that actress Piper Rubio will play Hutcherson’s youthful sister within the film, whereas Mary Stuart Masterson will painting everybody’s favourite FNAF character, “Unnamed Feminine Villain.”
The FNAF film will probably be directed by Emma Tammi, whose earlier works embrace Blood Moon and The Wind. I don’t know how this factor goes to end up and now have no expectations for or preconceived notions about it. However, via the straightforward act of reducing Matthew Lillard a verify, the FNAF film has already secured itself a spot on the fitting aspect of historical past.