No details have been released as to what character the actress is portraying. She joins a cast that already includes Dwayne Johnson as Hercules, Aksel Hennie as Tydeus, Rufus Sewell as Autolycus, and Ian McShane as Amphiarus. The story follows Hercules, the son of Zeus who turns his back on the Gods. He leads a team of mercenaries who will fight anyone's battle for them, provided the price is right. The plot thickens when their latest mission becomes more complicated than anyone could imagine.
Brett Ratner is directing from a screenplay by Ryan Condal (Paradise Lost), which was recently polished by Evan Spiliotopoulos (Wanted 2). It isn't known when production will begin.
Antje Traue will next be seen as Faora in this summer's superhero reboot Man of Steel, and later on this fall in the fantasy adaptation The Seventh Son.
Hercules was released July 25th, 2014 and stars Dwayne Johnson, Ian McShane, John Hurt, Rufus Sewell, Aksel Hennie, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Reece Ritchie, Joseph Fiennes. The film is directed by Brett Ratner.