This first look at Eastwood, who played GQ Edwards in Suicide Squad, in Jaeger pilot armor follows a first look at co-star John Boyega (Star Wars: The Force Awakens)in his own Jaeger pilot armor.
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Eastwood is reportedly playing a Jaeger pilot named Nate Lamber, who joins Jake Pentecost (Boyega), the son of Stacker Pentecost (Idris Elba in the first Pacific Rim), to battle a new wave of Kaiju monsters.
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Pacific Rim: Uprising is directed by Steven S. DeKnight (Marvel’s Daredevil) and written by DeKnight, Emily Carmichael, Kira Snyder, and T.S. Nowlin from a story by Guillermo del Toro.
Pacific Rim: Uprising stars John Boyega, Scott Eastwood, Cailee Spaeny and Jing Tian, as well as Rinko Kikuchi, Charlie Day, and Burn Gorman, who will reprise their roles from the first Pacific Rim.
Pacific Rim: Uprising opens Feb. 23, 2018.