Congrats to Tye Sheridan.
The 19-year-old actor has won the lead role of Wade in the upcoming book-to-big screen adaption from Steven Spielberg. Olivia Cooke and Ben Mendelsohn also star.
Wade is a “teenage gamer on a high-stakes treasure hunt through a virtual world called Oasis, which is saturated with references to 1970s and ’80s pop culture.”
Ready Player One summary: When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contest is created to compete for his billions. A contest users are willing to kill to win.
The film is set to premiere on March 30th, 2018.