The Dutch actor Josha Stradowski has been cast for one of the main roles in the American series The Wheel of Time . He will be shown together with the British actress Rosamund Pike. This is reported by Amazon, where the series should appear in 2021.
Stradowski will play the role of Rand Al'Thor in the series based on the eponymous book series by Robert Jordan. Actors Marcus Rutherford and Zoë Robins have also been added to the cast.
The series revolves around the Moiraine character (played by Pike) who goes on a dangerous journey around the world with five young people. The character of Stradowski possesses special powers with which he can save or destroy the world. The first episode must be released in 2021.
Stradowski broke through in the Netherlands as an actor with a role in the Spangas series. He also played a leading role in the film Gewoon Vrienden and he has a supporting role in Instinct , the directing debut of Halina Reijn with Carice van Houten in the lead role.
Pike broke through with roles in Pride & Prejudice and James Bond film Die Another Day . She was nominated for an Oscar with her leading role in the thriller Gone Girl .