Harry Potter is really working against bespeckled boy wizard type these days. The fancy-footed (did you see him at the Oscars?) British thespian is reported to be in final talks to play Igor in the Fox reboot of Frankenstein.
The Hollywood Reporter writes that this Igor is very much the hairy, hunchbacked monster of Mary Shelley’s creation. “He is described as pathologically dirty, with long hair and wearing old clown clothes. (A circus tone permeates much of the project, according to sources.)”
Lucky Number Slevin’s Paul McGuigan will direct and Max Landis is penning the script