July 13, 2009

Huston to play King Richard in Hood film

Danny Huston has agreed to play Richard the Lionheart in the big-screen Robin Hood adventure Ridley Scott is shooting in England, The Hollywood Reporter said.

Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett co-star as Robin and Marian in the movie, which also features William Hurt and Eileen Atkins.

Huston's film credits include X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Marie Antoinette, 21 Grams and Leaving Las Vegas.