Monday, 14 March 2011
Robert Carlyle joins ABC fairytale pilot
Robert Carlyle has landed a role in ABC's pilot Once Upon A Time.
The drama focuses on a woman with a difficult past who moves to a small town in Maine, where the magic of fairytales appears to be real.
Deadline reports that Carlyle has signed up to play Rumpelstiltskin in the project.
The character is said to be an expert in dark magic who agrees to help Snow White and Prince Charming fight the Evil Queen's spells.
Once Upon A Time has been penned by Tron: Legacy and Lost writers Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz.
Source: Digital Spy
More info at GateWorld and Deadline