The first official images from the '300' pseudo-sequel have been released, featuring the new protagonist and the naval warfare from the film.
300: Rise of an Empire
Warner Brothers' highly anticipated sequel/prequel to '300' has been given its third official title -- the film will now be called '300: Rise of an Empire.'
Gerard Butler - star of Zack Snyder's '300' - has revealed that his character will not appear in the long-awaited spinoff titled '300: Battle of Artemisia.'
'Casino Royale' and 'Dark Shadows' actress, Eva Green, recently discussed the role of her character, Artemisia, in the upcoming '300' spin-off - asserting that she's playing a more “manly” role than usual.
Both 'The Hangover Part III' and the '300' spinoff will hit theaters in Summer 2013. Meanwhile, Guillermo del Toro's 'Pacific Rim' has returned to its original July 2013 release date.
Rodrigo Santoro - who played Xerxes in '300' - has confirmed that he is in talks to reprise that role in the currently-untitled spinoff, which he says is neither a sequel nor a prequel.
Jamie Blackley (London Boulevard) will portray a teenage warrior named Calisto in the upcoming '300' spinoff, which is now being identified as a sequel.
Sullivan Stapleton (Animal Kingdom) is set to play one of the lead roles in the currently-untitled '300' spin-off, which is partly based on Frank Miller's 'Xerxes' comic book.
'Casino Royale' starlet Eva Green is in talks to play the female lead in the spinoff '300: Battle of Artemisia' from director Noam Murro (Smart People).
Read on for information about the characters and storyline of the '300' spinoff, which has reportedly been renamed '300: The Battle of Artemisium'.
Rising star Joel Edgerton (The Thing) could headline '300: Battle of Artemisia', an adaptation of Frank Miller's '300' comic book prequel, 'Xerxes'.
Producers Mark Canton and Gianni Nunnari provide updates on '300: Battle of Atemesia' and the release date for 'Piranha 3DD.'