Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, said to be the last film in the series, will begin shooting next month in South Africa. Star Milla Jovovich returns as Alice, and she announced the South African shoot last month. Her husband Paul W.S. Anderson is back on writing and directing duties.
Deadline has just confirmed that another regular name has rejoined the cast. Ali Larter will reprise her role of Claire Redfield, the character she has played in Resident Evil: Afterlife and Extinction.
Constantin Film’s Robert Kulzer, Impact Pictures’ Jeremy Bolt, Davis-Films’ Samuel Hadida, and Anderson are producing and Martin Moszkowicz serving as executive producer. The film starts shooting this September in South Africa.
Deadline describe the sixth and final Resident Evil films plot:
The story picks up after the events of Resident Evil: Retribution, as the Project Alice is forced to race against time before the villainous Red Queen attempts to destroy the final remnants of humanity.
The series has been one of the most successful game-to-movie adaptations, grossing over $915 million worldwide.