Liam Hemsworth Tackles “Arabian Nights”

Aussie hunk Liam Hemsworth (“The Last Song,” “Knowing”) has joined the 3D action feature “Arabian Nights” for Inferno Entertainment and ROAR says Heat Vision.

The period epic is set in a kingdom which has just been overtaken in a coup which killed the King. Hemsworth plays a young commander who enlists the help of Sinbad and Aladdin to rescue Queen Scheherazade.

Chuck Russell will direct from a script he co-wrote with Barry P. Ambrose. Bill Johnson, Mark Ciardi and Gordon Gray will produce. Filming is aiming to kick off late Summer.