Mackenzie Davis is in talks to join the cast of the sixth "Terminator" film, individuals with knowledge of negotiations have told TheWrap.
Series creator James Cameron will produce the film with Skydance's David Ellison producing. Tim Miller ("Deadpool") is directing the film, with longtime series stars Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton also starring in the series.
"Captain Phillips" writer Billy Ray has been brought on to polish the script.
Davis has made a big name for herself in the sci-fi world in recent years, most notably starring alongside Gugu Mbatha-Raw in the Emmy-winning "Black Mirror" episode "San Junipero." She has also appeared in "Blade Runner 2049" as replicant freedom fighter Mariette and in "The Martian" as NASA engineer Mindy Park.
Paramount will release "Terminator 6" on July 26, 2019. Mackenzie Davis is repped by UTA and Sloane, Offer, Weber & Dern.
The Complete 'Terminator' Movie Timeline in True Chronological Order (Photos)
Here are all the time travel-created multiple timelines of the "Terminator" franchise
The “Terminator” franchise is a confusing mishmash of time travel, altered pasts and adjusted futures. And in the latest movie, “Terminator: Genisys,” the entire timeline got rebooted and rewritten, making it even tougher to follow. Here’s a (somewhat) simplified look at all the “Terminator” timelines, arranged in true chronological order (as opposed to what a calendar would tell you).