Rachel Crow is in Talks for Bumblebee Transformers Movie

Deidra & Laney Rob a Train star Rachel Crow is in talks for Bumblebee

Deidra & Laney Rob a Train star Rachel Crow is in talks for a key role in the Transformers spinoff Bumblebee, according to Tracking Board. Jorge Lendeborg Jr. (Spider-Man: Homecoming, the upcoming Brigsby Bear) was recently cast opposite Hailee Steinfeld (True GritThe Edge of Seventeen) in the upcoming Paramount Pictures film.

Bumblebee has been a fan favorite since he was first introduced. He transforms from a Volkswagen Beetle in the earlier versions of the character. In the Transformers Cinematic Universe, he transforms into a Chevrolet Camaro. The character most recently appeared in Transformers: The Last Knight, starring Mark Wahlberg, Jerrod Carmichael, Isabela Moner, Josh Duhamel, Anthony Hopkins, Laura Haddock, Santiago Cabrera, Liam Garrigan and Stanley Tucci. The Bumblebee movie is reportedly a prequel to the Bay franchise, however, and will tell the story of the fan-favorite Autobot in the 1980s.

Christina Hodson, Brian Holdner, Stephen Davis, Lorezo Di Bonaventura, Michael Bay and Steven Spielberg are producing the Bumblebee film

Rachel Crow is known for her work in the film Deidra & Laney Rob a Train, which premiered at Sundance. She was recently cast in the upcoming untitled TV movie spinoff of the ABC series The Goldbergs. She was a finalist on season 1 of The X Factor and voiced Carla in Rio 2, as well as doing a song for the film’s soundtrack. Her voice was also heard in the Netflix series Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh, where she played Gratuity ‘Tip’ Tucci.

The Bumblebee film is set to hit theaters on June 8, 2018. What do you think of the casting of Rachel Crow in the Transformers spinoff? Are you excited for the film? We want to hear from you. Leave your thoughts in the comments below or tweet us @SuperHeroHype.

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