Ali Larter, Ashanti, and Chris Egan have signed on to star in Resident Evil: Extinction for Screen Gems.
The three actors will join Resident Evil alums Milla Jovovich, Oded Fehr, and Mike Epps, who already have boarded the video game-based horror-thriller. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Larter will play Claire, a new character to the film franchise who was introduced in the video game Resident Evil 2. Claire leads a convoy across the Nevada desert. Alice (Jovovich) joins them in their fight for survival as they battle against the evil Umbrella Corp. Ashanti will play Nurse Betty, while Egan will play Mikey. Fehr is back as Carlos, while Epps will reprise his role as L.J.
Filming for Resident Evil: Extinction begins next week in Mexico.