‘Resident Evil’ star MILLA JOVOVICH has signed on to join the cast of the HELLBOY reboot directed by NEIL MARSHALL (The Descent).

Jovovich is set to play the main villain ‘Blood Queen’ alongside IAN MCSHANE (John Wick) as ‘Professor Broom’ and DAVID HARBOUR (Netflix’s Stranger Things), who will be taking over for original star Ron Perlman as the red-skinned hero ‘Hellboy’.

HELLBOY: RISE OF THE BLOOD QUEEN will be rated R with ARON COLEITE (TV’s Heroes) working on the latest draft of the script for Millennium Films and Lionsgate.

Stay tuned for more details.

SOURCE: Deadline