Congrats, Dylan O’Brien!
It was just announced that the 21-year-old Teen Wolf fan fave has nabbed the lead role of Thomas in Maze Runner (via Deadline).
Also joining the cast: Ki Hong Lee!
“And while we’re at it…. Everyone say hi to Ki Hong Lee. He’s our Minho! Greatest cast EVAR!” director Wes Ball tweeted.
Based on the James Dashner book, Maze Runner is a post-apocalyptic tale which follows Thomas, who has his memory wiped and is deposited in a community of boys trapped in an enormous maze. He soon learns they are part of a mysterious test, and finds it is his destiny to join the ‘maze runners’ and lead them to freedom.