Coster-Waldau Joins Proyas’ “Egypt”

“Game of Thrones” and “Mama” actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau is in talks to star in the epic fantasy “Gods of Egypt” at Summit Entertainment.

The story is set in ancient Egypt. Coster-Waldau plays Horus, the god of the sky, who teams up with a human thief and Hathor, the goddess of love, on a magical quest to avenge the death of his father, Osiris.

Alex Proyas (“I, Robot”) helms from a script he worked on with Burk Sharpless and Matt Sazama. Proyas and Basil Iwanyk are producing.

Source: The Wrap