is reporting that Travis Fimmel, who plays Ragnar Lothbrok
in the History Channel series Vikings
, is set to star in the upcoming Warcraft
movie. A formal offer hasn't been presented yet, but their sources say he will be playing one of the four lead roles in the film. Last month, it was reported
that Paula Patton
(Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
) was in negotiations for one of the lead roles. Colin Farrell
has reportedly been offered a lead but it's uncertain how likely he is to sign on.
The plot of the movie has been a carefully guarded secret and all we really know is there will be four lead characters. We should find out more at BlizzCon
where there will be a panel dedicated to the Warcraft
movie with Duncan Jones (Director), Chris Metzen, and Rob Pardo. Warcraft
will hit theaters on December 18, 2015.