Casting Bits: Elijah Wood in ‘Treasure Island’; Neve Campbell in ‘The Glass Man’; Michael Fassbender in ‘Genius’?
Posted on Monday, January 10th, 2011 by Russ Fischer
The big Elijah Wood news in the past couple days was that the actor will appear in The Hobbit to reprise his character Frodo from The Lord of the Rings. (Details on that appearance here.) But he’s also got another role booked: he’ll be Ben Gunn in a Sky TV adaptation of Treasure Island, scripted by Stewart Harcourt and directed by Steve Barron (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles). Eddie Izzard is playing Long John Silver, which is brilliant.
After the break, Neve Campbell books a role to follow Scream 4, and Michael Fassbender circles a Sean Penn film.
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