Nicholas Hoult Joins “Birdsong” Remake

Nicholas Hoult (“Warm Bodies,” “Jack The Giant Slayer”) has signed on to star in Rupert Wyatt’s adaptation of classic WWI romancer “Birdsong”

Based on the Sebastian Faulks’ novel, Hoult will portray 21-year old officer old Stephen Wraysford who falls in love with a beautiful older married woman.

Wyatt has adapted the screenplay, and Alan Moloney and Wyatt will produce. Filming is slated to take place in Belgium and the UK later this year.

Source: Variety