Following the news that Insidious and Iron Man 3 actor Ty Simpkins has joined the cast of the much-anticipated sequel Jurassic World, Variety reports that The Kings of Summer star Nick Robinson will be starring in a leading role.
The plot details are currently unknown but it’s been reported briefly that Robinson will portray the older brother to Simpkins’ character. He joins the cast that already includes Bryce Dallas Howard and possibly New Girl star Jake Johnson.
This is certainly good news. Robinson gave an impressive performance in the spectacular indie film The Kings of Summer. It’s good to see that he’s reaching new heights in his young career.
Universal will be releasing Jurassic World in theaters on June 12th, 2015. Colin Trevorrow (Safety Not Guaranteed) will be directing from a screenplay by Derek Connolly. Make sure to check back for more casting updates as they’re announced.