MOVIE: Yoakam in talks for Lone Ranger role


Variety is reporting that singer/actor Dwight Yoakam is in talks to join the Lone Ranger cast.  If negotiations are successful, Yoakam will play Butch Cavendish, the leader of the gang that causes the Ranger all sorts of problems.

Yoakam will join Armie Hammer who will play the masked avenger and Johnny Depp who has secured the role of Tonto.

via Variety