February 16, 2008 07:21:52 GMT
It was said that the actor in '30 Days of Night' Danny Huston and 'Bug' actress Lynn Collins have got the coveted parts in the upcoming action fantasy film.
The co-star of Nicolas Cage in "Leaving Las Vegas" Danny Huston will be joining Hugh Jackman and Liev Schreiber in the action fantasy film "X-Men Origins: Wolverine". According to JoBlo, the actor in "30 Days of Night" has signed deal to portray young William Stryker.
The movie site noted that the news of Huston's landing the role dismissed speculation that television star of "Dexter" Michael C. Hall was considered for the part. Further, the site claimed that a source close to the production has said that the actor is already on the location to prepare for the filming.
On related casting news, IESB reported that "Bug" actress Lynn Collins has been cast as Wolverine's love interest, Silver Fox who is also known as Kayla Silverfox. For the coveted role, the 28-year-old actress outshone strong candidates, Maggie Q and Michelle Monaghan.