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'Percy Jackson' Star Douglas Smith Joins 'Terminator 5'

July 14, 2014 (4:18 am) GMT
It's still unclear what role the actor will play in the upcoming movie also starring Arnold Scwarzenegger, Emilia Clarke and Jai Courtney.
Douglas Smith

has been added to the cast of the upcoming "Terminator 5" a.k.a. "Terminator: Genesis", Deadline reports. However, it's still unclear which character will be played by the 29-year-old star, who starred as a Cyclops in "" and as Ben Henrickson on HBO's "".

The new "Terminator" movie is currently filming in New Orleans. Smith joins other cast members including "" star (Sarah Connor) and "" actor (Kyle Reese). is reprising his role as the titular killing machine.

Directed by Alan Taylor (""), the film is scheduled to hit U.S. theaters on July 1, 2015.

Smith will also star in Sandy Tung's indie "Evan's Crime", where he'll play a college student who lands a seven-year prison sentence after a minor drug bust. It leads him to seeking vengeance against the corrupt prosecutor who put him behind bars. The flick is slated to be released nationwide next year.

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