It’s been announced that shooting on Pan will begin on April 28th, Warner Bros. Pictures’ live-action Peter Pan prequel, which director Joe Wright (Hanna; Anna Karenina) is helming.
Along with that news comes the info that Amanda Seyfried has signed up to join the movie as Mary. Other new cast member include Jack Charles as The Chief/Tiger Lily’s father; Taejoo Na as Kwahu; Nonso Anozie as Bishop; Kathy Burke as Mother Barnabas; Kurt Egyiawan as Murray; Lewis MacDougall as Nibs; and newcomer Leni Zieglmeier as Wendy Darling.
They join Hugh Jackman as Blackbeard; Garrett Hedlund as Hook; Oscar® nominee Rooney Mara as Tiger Lily; Adeel Akhtar as Smee; and newcomer Levi Miller as Peter.
The offersg a new take on the origin of the classic characters created by J.M. Barrie, following the story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland. There, he finds both fun and dangers, and ultimately discovers his destiny-to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan.
Shooting is due to take place at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden in the UK, with a July 17th, 2015.