Elijah Wood has joined the cast of the upcoming reboot of 1984’s The Toxic Avenger, per Deadline. He joins previously announced Kevin Bacon, Peter Dinklage, and Jacob Tremblay in the film. The original film followed a bullied janitor who fell out of a window into toxic waste, resulting in his transformation into the titular character who has superhuman size and strength. Macon Blair (I Don’t Feel At Home in This World Anymore) is writing and directing. Production is expected to get underway shortly.
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