Belfast Telegraph

Sunday 25 January 2015

Jared Harris heading to Pompeii

Jared Harris is in the frame for 3D movie Pompeii
Jared Harris is in the frame for 3D movie Pompeii

Mad Men star Jared Harris been cast in 3D film Pompeii.

The Hollywood Reporter's Heat Vision Blog said Jared - the son of the late hellraiser Richard Harris - will play wealthy merchant Lucretius in the action-adventure movie, set in 79 AD.

Pompeii tells the story of slave-turned-gladiator Milo (Kit Harington), whose true love Flavia (Emily Browning), Lucretius' daughter, is due to marry a corrupt Roman general.

Resident Evil: Retribution filmmaker Paul WS Anderson is directing the movie and Julian Fellowes co-wrote the screenplay.

Lincoln and Sherlock Holmes: A Game Of Shadows actor Jared next stars in The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones.

Nightlife Galleries

More

Latest Entertainment News

Latest Music News

Latest Film & TV News

Latest Eating Out News

Horoscopes

Your Horoscopes by Russell Grant

Aquarius:

Your willingness to look on the bright side will attract an unusual educational opportunity. Seize this opportunity to expand your knowledge. Learning about an obscure subject will lift your spirits. As a general rule, popular art forms leave you cold. You'd rather explore neglected avenues. Making friends is easy, since you feel an instant connection with anyone who shares your obsession with the esoteric. Birds of unusual feathers often flock together.More