Christina Ricci Joins Cyberpunk Pic – Deadline
EXCLUSIVE: Christine Ricci (The Matrix Resurrections, yellow jackets) has agreed to play a supporting role in The Dresden Suna cyberpunk indie from writer-director Michael Ryan (Performers: a C & Terre Chronicle – quantum 1, The silencer and the sky), which also stars Samantha Win.
The film observes as a heist heads south when a brilliant and principled mercenary with a traumatic past works with an insider to steal a valuable Peredor Corporation asset called “the Sphere”. The C&Earth Corporation, vying for world domination, seeks to find a solution to an otherworldly technology via a scientist’s project. Meanwhile, a financial analyst, who despises his job at powerful investment firm Mutual One, finds himself caught between deadly corporate rivals, financial fraud and tech espionage, and is ultimately forced on the run from an entrepreneur. psychopathic soldier.
Ricci will play Dr. Dresden Corliss, an inventor of cosmic technology, who mourns the death of a loved one. Michael Ryan and Tyler Lockamy are producing through their Archetype Pictures banner, with Neely Gurman for the cast.
Ricci currently stars in the critically acclaimed Showtime series yellow jacketsand will next be seen in Lana Wachowski The Matrix Resurrections, which will be released in theaters and on HBO Max on December 22. The veteran actress has previously starred in the TV side of Amazon’s Z: The beginning of everything, The Lizzie Borden Chronicles, Pan Am and more. She has appeared on the film side in titles such as black snake moan, Monster, sleepy hollow, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, The ice storm, casparand Barry Sonnenfeld’s 1991 adaptation of The Addams Family.
Ricci is represented by ICM, Untitled Entertainment and attorney Jamie Afifi.