Casting rumors have already begun circulating around ‘Wrath of the Titans,’ the upcoming sequel to last year’s action movie ‘Clash of the Titans,’ Collider.com is reporting. Director Jonathan Liebesman, who is replacing Louis Leterrier for the follow-up after the original received heavy criticism, has already confirmed that Edgar Ramirez and Toby Kebbell have already been cast. They’ll be joining several actors who are returning from the original movie, including Sam Worthington, Gemma Arterton, Liam Neeson and Ralph Fiennes.
Other actors currently in talks to join ‘Wrath of the Titans’ are Bill Nighy, who is being considered to portray Greek god Hephaestus. Hayley Atwell, who will appear in the upcoming superhero movie ‘Captain America: The First Avenger,’ is one of the frontrunners to replace Alexa Davalos for the role of Andromeda. Other actresses being considered for the part are Georgina Haig, Dominique McElligott, Janet Montgomery and Clemence Poesy. The official cast list is expected to be announced soon, as the film is slated to hit theaters on March 30, 2012.
Written by: Karen Benardello