Ron Perlman, who played Hannibal Chau in Pacific Rim, confirmed he will not be returning to the sequel, Pacific Rim: Uprising.
Last week, in a panel at Motor City Comic Con, Ron Perlman confirmed he would not be reprising his role as Hannibal Chau in Pacific Rim: Uprising. In Pacific Rim, Hannibal Chau was a short-tempered, black-market dealer who sold dead Kaiju parts and assists Charlie Day’s character, Newton Geiszler, acquire a Kaiju brain to drift with.
The film is slated to premiere February 23, 2018.
Source: Den of Geek