March 08, 2006 07:33:43 GMT
Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer and Claire Danes have signed on to star in "Stardust," an adaptation of Neil Gaiman's fantasy novel
There are at least three more actors joining the cast of "Stardust." They among others are Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer and Claire Danes. The trio has signed on to star in the upcoming drama fantasy movie, which is an adaptation of Neil Gaiman's novel.
The story is centered on a young man who promises his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm, where he has to contend with witches, goblins, gnomes, talking animals and evil trees. Other actors already on board are Charlie Cox and Sienna Miller.
Set to direct "Stardust" is Matthew Vaughn and Gaiman, both are longtime friends. Meanwhile, filming is scheduled to begin next month in the U.K. and Iceland.