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Tom Hardy Considered to Play John Connor in 'Terminator 5'

November 9, 2013 (5:05 am) GMT
The Batman enemy in 'The Dark Knight Rises' could lead human resistance in the war between humanity and cyborgs in the 'Terminator' remake.
Tom Hardy

may be added to "Terminator 5" cast ensemble. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the villainous Bane in Christopher Nolan's "" is eyed to take on the role of John Connor played by in 2009's "".

(""), ("") and ("") are lined up to play John's mother Sarah. She was played by in the classic movies directed by James Cameron.

, who was previously mentioned circling the role of John, is now rumored on the shortlist of contenders to portray the young Kyle Reese, who will father John. and are among the candidates as well.

The fifth installment of "Terminator" movie franchise is slated for July 1, 2015. "" director Alan Taylor will helm the reboot. is expected to reprise his role as the titular robot.

Hardy will next be seen in "". His other new projects include "Animal Rescue" and "".

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