'Men in Black III' Recruits Emma Thompson

The actress is in negotiations to portray the assertive Agent Oh, a mysterious woman in charge of heading a prison break out.

Emma Thompson is gearing up for Men in Black III
Emma Thompson is gearing up for Men in Black III
Actress Emma Thompson is in negotiations to join the cast of Men in Black III, according to Heat Vision Blog.

Thompson is eyeing the role of Agent Oh, an aggressive MIB agent who is in charge of monitoring a prison break. Josh Brolin will portray a younger version of Tommy Lee Jones's character, Agent Kay, and Jemaine Clement will portray the villain. Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones will be reprising their roles in this second sequel.

Original director Barry Sonnenfeld is behind this latest installment. David Koepp wrote the latest draft of the screenplay, with a plot that will take place in 1969.

Men in Black III will start shooting in New York City later this month.

Men in Black 3 was released May 25th, 2012 and stars Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin, Jemaine Clement, Emma Thompson, Michael Stuhlbarg, Mike Colter, Nicole Scherzinger. The film is directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.



Sources: Heat Vision Blog

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Comments (4)

  1. DoubleR0522

    AWESOME NEWS !!!

    4 years agoby @doubler0522Flag

  2. Cripple

    F*ck yes. She will rock.

    4 years agoby @crippleFlag

  3. Jimthar

    not sure how i feel about this movie. parts 1 and 2 are played to death on tv (tbs anyone?) so i'm sick of them. so i dont know if i'm looking forward to this or not. i'm undecided. though i do like josh brolin. but jermaine clement as the bad guy?? i dont see that going too well. i dunno.....we'll see.

    4 years agoby @jimtharFlag

  4. Diaigma

    What a very odd pick for her to be in this. Interesting . . .

    4 years agoby @diaigmaFlag