Tuesday 24 October 2017

Wes Bentley joins Interstellar

Christopher Nolan has a star-studded cast lined up for Interstellar
Christopher Nolan has a star-studded cast lined up for Interstellar

Wes Bentley is the latest actor to be added to the cast of Christopher Nolan's sci-fi film Interstellar.

The Hunger Games actor is in talks about a part in the film, according to the Hollywood Reporter's Heat Vision blog.

He is said to be filling the final free position on the cast list.

The film's plot is being kept under wraps so character details aren't known, but Wes is said to have a "meaty supporting role".

Interstellar already boasts a long line of stars, including Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Casey Affleck and Sir Michael Caine. Other actors who have recently been linked to parts include Topher Grace, Mackenzie Foy, Ellen Burstyn and John Lithgow.

Few details about Interstellar are known, but it is thought that it follows a group of explorers travelling through an inter-dimensional wormhole.

Shooting is expected to begin in August, in time for the film to be released in 2014.

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