Tobey Maguire has been cast in Ang Lee’s novel adaptation Life of Pi, the Fox movie that is shooting in India ahead of a December 2012 bow. Yann Martel’s bestseller centers on an Indian boy who escapes a shipwreck but is stranded on a life raft with a zebra, an orangutan, a hyena and a tiger. Maguire will play a writer who interviews the boy as an adult. Maguire, who will play Nick Carraway in Baz Luhrmann’s 3D The Great Gatsby for Warner Bros, also appeared in the Lee-directed movies The Ice Storm and Ride With The Devil.
By THE DEADLINE TEAM | Friday April 8, 2011 @ 4:33pm PDTTags: Ang Lee, Casting, Fox, Life of Pi, Life of Pi Casting, Movie Deals, Movies, Tobey Maguire, Yann Martel
For all of Deadline's headlines, follow us @Deadline on Twitter.
This article was printed from http://www.deadline.com/2011/04/tobey-maguire-cast-in-life-of-pi/