KILLJOYS Star Hannah John-Kamen Joins Steven Spielberg's READY PLAYER ONE

KILLJOYS Star Hannah John-Kamen Joins Steven Spielberg's READY PLAYER ONE

Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One adaptation continues to fill out its cast, and today they've added Killjoys & Game of Thrones actress Hannah John-Kamen in a key role. Come check it out!

Deadline is reporting that Steven Spielberg's upcoming film adaptation of the Ernest Cline dystopian sci-fi novel Ready Player One has added 26-year-old British actress Hannah John-Kamen in a key role. Details on her part were not given, but if you've read the novel, it shouldn't be too hard to decipher who she's likely playing. 

John-Kamen is best known for her lead role on the Syfy series Killjoys where she plays an interplanetary bounty hunter. She also most recently appeared in two episodes of HBO's hit fantasy drama Game of Thrones as Ornela, a Dothraki widow that befriended Daenerys during her brief stay with the Dosh khaleen. Her other credits include Black Mirror and she also had a small role as a First Order officer in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

She joins a cast headlined by up-and-comers Tye Sheridan (X-Men: Apocalypse) and Olivia Cooke (Me And Earl And The Dying Girl), who will star as Parzival and Art3mis, respectively. Ben Mendelsohn (Bloodline) will play the film's villain while Simon Pegg (Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation), Mark Rylance (Bridge of Spies), T.J. Miller (Deadpool), and Win Morisaki make up the rest of the impressive supporting cast. Production is set to kick off next month in London.

So, what do you guys think? Sound off with your thoughts below!


In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he's jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade's devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world's digital confines—puzzles that are based on their creator's obsession with the pop culture of decades past and that promise massive power and fortune to whoever can unlock them.

But when Wade stumbles upon the first clue, he finds himself beset by players willing to kill to take this ultimate prize. The race is on, and if Wade's going to survive, he'll have to win—and confront the real world he's always been so desperate to escape.

Ready Player One features:
Director: Steven Spielberg
Tye Sheridan as Wade Owen Watts/Parzival
Olivia Cooke as Samantha Evelyn Cook/Art3mis
Ben Mendelsohn as Nolan Sorrento
Simon Pegg as Ogden "Og" Morrow
Mark Rylance as James Donovan Halliday
T.J. Miller as i-R0k
Win Morisaki as Toshiro Yoshiaki/Daito
Hannah John-Kamen in an undisclosed role

Ready Player One logs into the OASIS on March 30, 2018

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