Wow awesome news for Bae Doona! She is now confirmed for the Wachowskis’ upcoming science fiction film “Jupiter Ascending.” This will be Bae Doona’s second time appearing in a Wachowski film. The last time she appeared as a main character in the film “Cloud Atlas.”
Mila Kunis will be the heroine of the film. The film will be the first part of a trilogy.
Here is the synopsis for “Jupiter Ascending” according to IMDb, “In a universe where humans are near the bottom of the evolutionary ladder, a young destitute human woman is targeted for assassination by the Queen of the Universe because her very existence threatens to end the Queen’s reign.” Mila Kunis’ character is a janitor and unbeknownst to her, she has the exact same genetic makeup as the “Queen of the Universe” which makes her a threat. Because of this, she will be chased around by a bounty hunter played by Channing Tatum.
“Jupiter Ascending” will begin filming on April 2. The planned date for release is July, 2014.