Pedro Pascal Confirmed to Play Maxwell Lord in ‘Wonder Woman 1984’

A star of many franchises

It was probably more his role as Agent Peña in Narcos than his role as Oberyn that caused Jon Favreau to consider Pascal for the leading role in The Mandalorian, the headline original series for the Disney Plus launch in the United States on November 12. Pascal’s ability to portray a likeable lead, despite possible questions over his true motives, made him the ideal candidate to play a bounty hunter in the Star Wars universe.Pascal’s character in Wonder Woman 1984 may not have so many redeeming features. Fans will be keenly anticipating his take on Maxwell Lord in what will be one of the summer’s biggest blockbusters.

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