Alita: Battle Angel articles

Jennifer Connelly Joins ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ As A Villain; Will She Play Chiren?

Director Robert Rodriquez (Sin City, Desperado) has cast yet another villain in his manga adaptation Alita: Battle Angel which is already brimming with baddies. This time Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Connelly (Requiem For A Dream, Dark City, Labyrinth, A Beautiful Mind) will likely be playing Chiren, a cyberphysician from Zalem (ariel city) who works on repairing/building cyborgs for

Jackie Earle Haley Playing Cyborg Villain in ‘Alita: Battle Angel’; Is He Grewcica?

The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Watchmen and Robocop actor Jackie Earle Haley has joined the cast of Robert Rodriguez’s Alita: Battle Angel. Jackie Earle would play a unnamed cyborg villain that will require a lot of CGI and greenscreen work, we assume this could be the character Grewcica (a visual definition of cyberpunk). Sources were light on