Actress Olivia Williams has joined the cast of The Seventh Son for Warner Bros. and director Sergey Bodrov (Mongol).
Olivia Williams joins The Seventh Son
The project is adapted from Joseph Delaney's young adult novel series, about a young man who learns he has magical powers because he is the seventh son of a seventh son. He learns his magical craft from a "spook." Jeff Bridges, Ben Barnes, Alicia Vikander, Julianne Moore, Kit Harington, and Antje Traue also star. It isn't known what character Olivia Williams will play.
Sergey Bodrov is directing The Seventh Son from an adapted screenplay by Matt Greenberg. Thomas Tull, Basil Iwanyk, and Lionel Wigram are producing, with Jon Jashni and Alysia Cotter executive producing. It isn't known when production will begin on The Seventh Son.
The Seventh Son comes to theaters October 18th, 2013 and stars Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Olivia Williams, Kit Harington, Ben Barnes, Antje Traue, Alicia Vikander, Djimon Hounsou. The film is directed by Sergey Bodrov.