Benicio Del Toro
is set to play a classic movie monster in the big screen remake of The Wolf Man
. The actor will star in and co-produce the new version of the horror film. Like the original film, which starred Lon Chaney Jr.
, the remake will be set in Victorian England.
writer Andrew Kevin Walker
has started working on the script for the film. Shooting is scheduled to begin early next year, once Del Toro completes work on the Che Guevara
. The film will be released in 2008.
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)