LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Beau Garrett and Andre Braugher have been cast in "Fantastic Four: The Rise of the Silver Surfer," a sequel to the 2005 box office hit.
Ioan Gruffudd, Jessica Alba, Chris Evans, and Michael Chiklis are reprising their roles as superheroes in Fox's adaptation of the long-running Marvel comics series.
Shooting is under way in Vancouver. Tim Story is directing. He also shot "The Fantastic Four," which grossed $156 million at the domestic box office.
Garrett will play Frankie Raye, a scientist and love interest to Evans' character. In the comic she eventually gains super powers. Braugher will play a general with the responsibility to capture the Silver Surfer, which will be a computer-generated creation.
Garrett appeared as a sexy love interest in "Entourage" and makes her feature debut in Fox Atomic's upcoming "Turistas," opposite Josh Duhamel. Braugher is coming off his Emmy win for his performance in FX's "Thief."
Do they have to make sequels out of every comic book adaptations?