It was also said that Logan Lerman was in negotiations to portray D'Artagnan, the youngster who runs away from home to fight for French royalty. Other confirmed cast members are Ray Stevenson, Luke Evans and Matthew Macfadyen as Porthos, Athos and Aramis, along with Mads Mikkelsen portraying Rochefort. Waltz will portray Cardinal Richelieu and Jovovich will portray Milady de Winter. The site also reports that an offer has gone out to Orlando Bloom for the role of the Duke of Buckingham.
Anderson will direct the film, which will be shot in 3D, from a script he co-wrote with Andrew Davies. Filming was said to begin in September.
The Three Musketeers was released October 14th, 2011 and stars Matthew Macfadyen, Milla Jovovich, Luke Evans, Helen George, Christian Oliver, Ray Stevenson, Til Schweiger, Markus Brandl. The film is directed by Paul W.S. Anderson.