It’s unclear what roles the two new cast members will be playing alongside starring actor John Cena, but both should make for excellent additions to the DCEU’s first show on HBO Max.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that Elizabeth Faith Ludlow and Rizwan Manji have been cast for Peacemaker in supporting roles as Keeya and Jamil. Descriptions for either character has yet to be released.
Director James Gunn added onto this announcement in a tweet welcoming both of the new stars to the show’s cast. Gunn’s tweet also included a picture of himself with Ludlow from the set of 2017’s Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, in which she played an alien extra
Ludlow is best known for her recurring role as Arat on AMC’s The Walking Dead as well as for her supporting role in 2019’s Godzilla: King of the Monsters. Manji’s resume includes small roles in memorable pop culture movies like 2012’s The Dictator and 2007’s Transformers, but this series should be the home of the most prominent roles yet for both new stars.