According to The Hollywood Reporter, actors Gary Oldman and Dominic Monaghan will join the cast about the famous British murdering butler. They will join Malcolm McDowell who was cast as Roy Fontaine (Archibald Hall) as the thief and serial killer.
The film is Archibaldâ€™s life as he goes into his personal life as a burglar and infiltrated the Londonâ€™s gay scene as a bisexual. He eventually worked himself as a butler to the aristocracy and then into a series of murders.
Oldman will play Wiggy, a taxidermist who partnered with Hall on a few crimes. Monaghan will play David Wright, another criminal with Hall who tried to blackmail him about his past.
Oldman recently signed on to star in the â€œRobocopâ€ remake. He will reprise his role as Commissioner Gordon in â€œThe Dark Knight Rises,â€ and will appear in the upcoming crime drama â€œLawless.â€
Monaghan was best known for his role as Merry in the â€œLord of the Ringsâ€ films. He was recently seen on television shows such as â€œThe Unknown,â€ â€œGoodnight Burbank,â€ â€œFlash Forwardâ€ and â€œLost.â€
Production will begin in Scotland on June 6.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter