Santoro Talks Xerxes In “300” Sequel

“300” actor Rodrigo Santoro tells Omelete (via Collider) that he’s “talking about” reprising the role Xerxes in Noam Murro’s upcoming sequel “300: Battle of Artemisia”.

“Let’s see what happens. it’s a long story, my friend. A long story… I think there is a little… some of his backstory. Some explanation but it will be very quick” says the actor about the extent of his role.

He admits however they are still working on a script and it has been a while since he saw a version of it. As previously revealed, the action is set simultaneously with the events of the first film, just on a different battlefield.