August 11, 2005 03:10:28 GMT
Sienna Guillory has signed on to star in "Eragon" as Arya, a skilled fighter and powerful leader of a combative tribe
"Resident Evil" star, Sienna Guillory, has been chosen as Fox 2000's warrior heroine. Thus, the actress has inked a deal to star in "Eragon" as Arya, a skilled fighter and powerful leader of a combative tribe.
"Eragon," which is based on the best-selling novel by Christopher Paolini, tells the story of a boy named Eragon who harnesses his magical powers and becomes a great dragon rider. The fate of the empire depends on his ability to kill the evil king. Playing the title character of the film is teen newcomer Ed Speleers. Also there is Djimon Hounsou, Jeremy Irons and John Malkovich to fill out the ensemble cast.