Emmy-winning actor Sean will play Macbeth, with Charles as the King of Scotland Duncan in the film, which is looking for financing on crowd-funding website Kickstarter.
Former Harry Potter star Rupert will play Scottish Thane Ross, with James D’Arcy as Macbeth’s friend Banquo. Jason Flemyng has been cast as Macduff, the Thane of Fife, with Sam Spruell and Neil Maskell also having roles.
The historical drama marks the directorial debut of actor Vincent Regan, who has also written the screenplay, based on William Shakespeare’s play, and is one of the producers.
” We’ve only managed to reach this stage through sheer hard work and determination. The proof of concept trailer and short film were made with our own money, favours and a lot of elbow grease – imagine what we can achieve with your help!” Vincent wrote on the fundraising page.
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