Thursday, 26 March 2009
Kevin McKidd joins cast of 'Percy Jackson'
Kevin McKidd has been cast in Fox 2000's adaptation of Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, a fantasy adventure about classical Greek gods. The film is based on Rick Riordan's first of five children's novels about Poseidon's half-human son, Percy, who sets out to prevent a war among the gods. Kevin has been cast as Poseidon and other members of the cast include Pierce Brosnan, Uma Thurman, and Sean Bean. Director Chris Columbus is currently shooting the film in Vancouver and is preparing for a February 12, 2010 release.