‘Bumblebee’ Spinoff Movie Casts Jorge Lendeborg, Jr. as Male Lead

Allsparker Powered Convoy has alerted us to a report from Hollywood Reporter that the upcoming Bumblebee movie is in talks for its male lead: Jorge Lendeborg Jr. The rising actor can currently be seen in theaters in Spider-Man: Homecoming.

Jorge Lendeborg Jr. – Getty Images

Hailee Steinfeld is also to star in the film, which will be directed by Travis Knight, known for Kubo and the Two Strings.

Details on the plot are sparse so far, but reports say that the film is to be set in the 1980s, exploring the life of a younger Bumblebee, prior to the events of Michael Bay’s first Transformers film.

Transformers Universe: Bumblebee is scheduled for release June 8, 2018.

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