Defiance co-stars Daniel Craig and Jamie Bell will once again team up on the big screen for one of the most highly anticipated films of 2010. The twosome will appear in the Steven Spielberg, Peter Jackson adaptation of the Belgium based comic Tintin. The cast already includes Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Andy Serkis, Toby Jones, and Gad Elmaleh. Find out more on Craig and Bell’s characters after the jump.
According to ComingSoon.net, the film officially titled, The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn has already begun principal photography in Los Angeles. Paramount and Sony Pictures Entertainment issued a press release with the following info about the production.
The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn,” directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Jamie Bell (“Billy Elliot,” “Defiance”) as Tintin, the intrepid young reporter whose relentless pursuit of a good story thrusts him into a world of high adventure, and Daniel Craig (“Quantum of Solace,” “Defiance”) as the nefarious Red Rackham.
Execs plan forTintin to be a successful 3-D capture franchise, with Spielberg directing the first installment, and Jackson directing the second. A third film is possible, but hasn’t been confirmed.
Now that Craig and Bell are confirmed as it’s leads, are you psyched for Tintin?