Source: Deadline New York
Director Michael Bay has added some more star power to his upcoming Transformers 3. John Malkovich and Frances McDormand, both of whom starred in 2008's Burn After Reading, as well as Ken Jeong, who is best known for his roles in last year's The Hangover, as well as the weekly NBC comedy series Community, have all joined the cast of the sci-fi extravaganza. Malkovich will be playing the National Intelligence Director, who will be Sam Witwicky's (Shia LaBeouf) boss. McDormand and Jeong's roles were not mentioned.
Transformers 3 is set to be released on July 1, 2011. The first two films in the series, Transformers and Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen have brought in $709 million and $836 million, respectively, at the worldwide box office.