Javier Bardem and Brenton Thwaites are also on board, with “Kon Tiki’s” Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg directing. Jerry Bruckheimer is producing.
Plots details are still unknown, but pre-production is already under way in Australia, where the big-budget sequel will be shot. The film will bow in July 2017.
Brown was last seen in “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.” He is repped by CAM and Luber Roklin Entertainment.
Kirrane was last seen in “Automata” and is repped by Gordon and French. Atkinson is repped by Waring and McKenna.