Variety is reporting that the Australian actor has been cast as Kyle Reese in the Skydance reboot of the Terminator franchise. He joins Emilia Clarke as Sarah Connor and Jason Clark as John Connor.
In the original film, Reese was a soldier that was sent back through time to protect Sarah Connor from assassination by killer robot. In the process, he becomes close to Sarah, really close. No word if the same plot or relationships will carry over to the reboot.
The Terminator reboot with be distributed by Paramount.