Australian actor Dustin Clare has boarded Legendary/Universal’s sequel Pacific Rim Uprising alongside previously announced John Boyega, Scott Eastwood, Jing Tian, Cailee Spaeny and Adria Arjona. Steven S. DeKnight is directing the project, which is based on a world created by Guillermo del Toro and Travis Beacham. Thomas Tull, Mary Parent, Jon Jashni, and del Toro will produce the actioner as well as Boyega and Femi Oguns. Cale Boyter is the exec producing the pic, which will bow in theaters February 23. Clare’s credits include McLeod’s Daughters, Starz series Spartacus and the film Sunday. His reps are UTA, Silverlining Management, and Independent Management Company in Australia.