‘Goliath’ Star Gilbert Owuor Lands Role in Netflix Thriller ‘Mute’

Gilbert Owuor Cast in Duncan Jones' 'Mute'“Goliath” star Gilbert Owuor has been cast in the upcoming Netflix original film Mute.

Written and directed by Duncan Jones (Warcraft), the story follows a mute bartender (Alexander Skarsgard) from Berlin who goes up against gangsters after his partner goes missing in the year 2052. The film will premiere on Netflix in 2017.

Owuor will play a character named Maksim in the film. No further information on his role has been released.

The ensemble cast also includes Paul Rudd, Justin Theroux and Sam Rockwell.

Owuor’s film credits includes Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You. His television credits include “Castle,” “The Newsroom,” and most recently, Amazon’s “Goliath.”

Owuor is represented by Innovative Artists and D2 Management.

Production is currently underway in Berlin.

(Photo: Paul Smith)