James Marsden: Westworld star stars in the Sonic the Hedgehog movie
Currently, actor James Marsden is slipping into cowboy boots for the second season of HBO's hit series "Westworld" - and soon to star in a movie. The actor, who is well known to many comic fans for his role as Cyclops in the "X-Men" films, is intended to be the supporting (human) figure in the planned video game adaptation of Sega's corporate mascot "Sonic the Hedgehog". This is reported by the US side "Variety".
According to the film is a mixture of an animated film with real actors, probably best comparable to the cult film "Wrong game with Roger Rabbit" from 1988. The "Sonic" series is considered since 1991 as one of the most successful in game history, Over 360 million units of the various games have gone, according to "Variety" already on the real or digital shop counter.
The director for the project is in the person of Jeff Fowler ("Where the wild guys live") already found, as a theatrical release, according to the report, at least in the US 15 November 2019 targeted.