Taylor Kitsch and Lynn Collins are getting company on their trip to Mars.Â Actor Willem Dafoe has been cast as Tars Tarkas, which means he’ll either simply be voicing the seven foot tall green alien with four arms, or someone’s got a lot of makeup work to get started on. The film is expected to start filming in 2010. via THR
Hot on the heels of the announcement that John Carter of Mars starts proper production in November, is news that cast members are starting to shape up as well.Â Taylor Kitsch, from Friday Night Lights, has been cast as John Carter, the civil war soldier who gets beamed to Mars.Â The role of Deja Thoris is going to Lynn Collins. Considering John Carter of Mars is a Disney flick, I seriously doubt were going to see nekkid’ people running around, but it should still be a rockin’ flick considering Andrew Stanton of Wall-E and Finding Nemo fame is helming the
Who’s missing in this picture? Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool; Taylor Kitsch as Gambit; Hugh Jackman as Wolverine; Liev Schreiber as Sabretooth and Lynn Collins as Silver Fox.Â Â Where is the love for the Blob?Â A fat guy that rips your guts out and eats them on panel can’t get a little love?
Empire has the first image of Taylor Kitsch as Gambit in the upcoming Wolverine movie. Opening May 1st, 2009, the Gavin Hood-directed film stars Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Ryan Reynolds, Will.i.am, Danny Huston, Dominic Monaghan, Daniel Henney and Lynn Collins. Leading up to the events of X-Men, Wolverine tells the story of Wolverine’s epically violent and romantic past, his complex relationship with Victor Creed, and the ominous Weapon X program. via Superhero Hype