Brad Pitt to star in futuristic ‘Odyssey’October 19th, 2008 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 18 (IANS) Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt has been roped in by Warner Bros. for a futuristic version of Homer’s epic “Odyssey”.According to the Variety magazine, the film will be directed by George Miller and will follow the heroic Odysseus’ 10-year voyage back home after the Trojan War but with a twist, according to accesshollywood.com.
The futuristic film will reportedly be set in space.
Pitt had earlier been seen as Achilles in “Troy” (2004) - Wolfgang Petersen’s adaptation of Homer’s other epic poem “The Iliad” that precedes “Odyssey”.
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