Cast For Spielberg's 'war Horse' Revealed

Last Thursday, reports turned up online indicating that Steven Spielberg had cast actor Eddie Redmayne in the lead role in his screen adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's YA novel War Horse. Not so fast, says Empire Online, who landed the exclusive on the film's full cast list. Lo and behold, there's no Eddie Redmayne listed at all. Instead, the role of Albert -- the young man who heads to Europe to save his beloved horse, who's been taken for cavalry use during World War I -- will be played by Jeremy Irvine.

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  • Cast unveiled for Spielberg's 'War Horse'
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    Forget the prior casting rumors for Steven Spielberg’s next film War Horse, because the full character lineup has been announced: Jeremy Irvine (Albert) Peter Mullan (Dad) Emily Watson (Mum) David Thewlis (Lyons) Benedict Cumberbatch (Major Stewart ...
    06/16/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Spielberg's War Horse Cast
    Steven Spielberg has officially revealed the cast for his upcoming film War Horse in what promises to be a thrilling adventure catered to the director's classic style. This will be the first film released by Spielberg since his return to the Indiana Jones ...
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  • Cast Revealed For Spielberg’s War Horse, Lead Role Goes Elsewhere
    Thanks to The Playlist we now have the full main cast for Spielberg‘s upcoming film, War Horse. Rounding out the cast are Emily Watson, Peter Mullan, David Thewlis, Jeremy Irvine and Benedict Cumberbatch. Despite what we previously reported, Eddie ...
    06/16/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • War Horse Movie Review & Film Summary (2011) | Roger Ebert
    The closing shots of Steven Spielberg's "War Horse" will stir emotions in every serious movie lover. The sky is painted with a deeply red-orange sunset.
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  • War Horse tickets | Theatre People
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  • War Horse (2011)
    Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines ...
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