Nicholas Hoult joins the cast of <strong><strong><em>Mad Max</em></strong>: Fury Road</em></strong>
In a story from The Hollywood Reporter, Nicholas Hoult (About a Boy) is coming aboard the cast of Fury Road. This is the newest film in the Mad Max franchise from series writer-director George Miller.

Zoe Kravitz, Teresa Palmer and Adelaide Clemens are also going to join the cast.

Fury Road takes place a short while after the action in 1985's Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome.

Not much is known right now but Hoult's character is named Nux. Kravitz's character's name is Five Wives. Palmer and Clemens "are in a convoy being chased by bad guys."

Charlize Theron and Tom Hardy are starring in this film. Fury Road will shoot in Australia later this summer. Warner Bros. is going to distribute.