The film centers Noah, a man who was tasked by God to build an Ark and collect two of every species of wild animal. God gave him his mission, because of a flood that was going to destroy everyone and everything on earth. The actor will play Samyaza, who was a fallen angel.
Mark Margolis has worked with the director in the past on Requiem for a Dream, The Wrestler and Black Swan.
Production has already begun in Iceland.
Noah comes to theaters March 28th, 2014 and stars Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Douglas Booth, Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, Ray Winstone, Anthony Hopkins, Kevin Durand. The film is directed by Darren Aronofsky.