Four Up For “Wrath of the Titans”

Four new names have been linked to “Wrath of the Titans”, the upcoming sequel to last year’s “Clash of the Titans” remake for Warner Bros. Pictures reports The Wrap.

Edgar Ramirez (“Carlos,” “The Bourne Ultimatum”) is in negotiations to play the God of War himself Ares, Toby Kebbell (“Rocknrolla,” “Prince of Persia”) has been offered the role of Agenor (historically the name of the Phoenician king of Tyre).

Bill Nighy is being courted to play Hephaestus, the blacksmith of the Gods, while Hayley Atwell is the frontrunner to take over the role of Princess Andromeda which Alexa Davalos played in the original. Georgina Haig, Janet Montgomery, Dominique McElligott and Clemence Poesy are also apparently being considered

Sam Worthington, Gemma Arterton, Ralph Fiennes and Liam Neeson are all set to return for the Jonathan Liebesman-directed sequel which will go into production shortly for release March 2012.