Sam Worthington in QUATERMAIN Movie
Sam Worthington, fresh from playing Perseus in Clash of the Titans is attached to return to sci-fi as the lead in Quatermain, DreamWorks’ latest venture.
The Hollywood Reporter Blog confirms that the project also will mark Worthington’s debut as a producer. Quatermain is DreamWorks’ science-fiction take on a literary hero usually set in the Victorian era. In this version, Allan Quatermain will return to Earth after adventures in space and will take off on a planet-wide expedition patterned after King Solomon’s Mines.
Avatar star Worthington reportedly will join producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar on the project, which is still in development. They have not yet tapped a director for “Quatermain.”