Walken, Stone, Turturro, Platt Are “Gods”

A massive cast of major actors are all set to play Greek Gods in the comedy “Gods Behaving Badly” for Big Beach says The Hollywood Reporter.

Based on the novel by Marie Phillips, the story deals with a mortal couple (Alicia Silverstone and Ebon Moss-Bachrach) who encounter the Olympian gods who are currently residing in a brownstone in modern-day New York.

Christopher Walken will play Zeus, John Turturro is Hades, Sharon Stone is Aphrodite, Oliver Platt is Apollo, Edie Falco is Artemis, Phylicia Rashad is Demeter, Nelsan Ellis is Dionysus, Gideon Glick is Eros, Henry Zebrowski is Hermes, and Rosie Perez is Persephone.

Marc Turtletaub will make his feature directorial debut on the project which begins shooting this month in New York City. Turtletaub and Peter Saraf will produce.