Hugh Grant has scored a supporting role in Guy Ritchie's action spy thriller "The Man From U.N.C.L.E." at Warner Bros. Pictures.
The film is an adaptation of the classic 1960s spy TV series and follows special agents Napoleon Solo (Henry Cavill) and Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer), who work for the mysterious United Network Command for Law Enforcement (U.N.C.L.E.).
Grant will play the head of British Naval Intelligence in the film which also stars Alicia Vikander as the female lead.
Ritchie is directing and co-wrote the script with Lionel Wigram, both will produce alongside John Davis. Shooting is slated to begin in September.