Warcraft Cast Officially Announced at BlizzCon
November 11, 2014 by Rachel Tsoumbakos
True Blood’s Robert Kazinsky to Play Orgrim:
While the cast announcement for Legendary Pictures movie version of Warcraft is no surprise, thanks to BlizzCon last weekend, it is now official! Robert Kazinksy (who played Warlow in Season 6 of HBO’s True Blood) will play a character called Orgrim. The full cast is listed below (thanks to AceShowbiz.com for this comprehensive list):
- Anduin Lothar (Travis Fimmel, of History Channel’s Vikings fame): The lead protagonist of The Alliance, a war hero who has sacrificed everything to keep the people of Azeroth safe.
- King Llane Wrynn (Dominic Cooper): The leader of The Alliance city of Stormwind and a beacon of hope to its people in a time of darkness.
- Medivh (Ben Foster): A mysterious and reclusive protector known as “the Guardian” who wields formidable power.
- Khadgar (Ben Schnetzer): A gifted young mage embarking on a daring search for the truth.
- Lady Taria (Ruth Negga): The royal Queen of Stormwind, King Llane’s great love and most trusted counsel.
- Garona (Paula Patton): A strong-willed survivor who is caught between the Alliance and the Horde and must decide where her true loyalty lies.
- Durotan (Toby Kebbel): The lead protagonist for The Horde, the noble Chieftain of the Frostwolf Clan battling to save his people and his family from extinction.
- Orgrim (Robert Kazinsky): Durotan’s right hand and a brave warrior destined to wield the Doomhammer: a weapon of orc legend.
- Blackhand (Clancy Brown): One of orc-kind’s most fearsome and titanic warchiefs known as “The Destroyer.”
- Gul’Dan (Daniel Wu): A supreme orc ruler, fueled by a dark magic that even he cannot control.
I certainly can’t wait to see this movie! Let us know if you will be watching Warcraft when it is released in March 2016 by commenting below.
Source: AceShowbiz.com – ‘Warcraft’ Movie Characters Officially Announced
(Photo Credits: HBO Inc./Legendary Pictures)