Taghmaoui, Perlman Join “Conan” Cast

Said Taghmaoui (“G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra”) and Ron Perlman (“Hellboy”) have joined the cast of Marcus Nispel’s “Conan” feature for Lionsgate reports Vulture.

Taghmaoui will play a leader of thieves who is saved by Conan (Jason Momoa), while Perlman will play Corin, the father of Conan.

Mickey Rourke was originally slated to play Corin but opted out to star in “War of the Gods”. Rachel Nichols, Stephen Lang, Bob Sapp and Leo Howard also star.

Filming kicks off this week in Bulgaria.