According to The Hollywood Reporter
, the Eclipse movie has landed another cast member. This time, Jack Hustin joins the cast in the role of Royce King II. Read more below:
has fanged his way on to Summit Entertainment’s threequel “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse.”
The actor joins Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Bryce Dallas Howard in the third installment of the vampire series derived from Stephenie Meyer’s novels. Huston will play Royce King II, a human that lived during the Great Depression.
Production begins shortly in Vancouver under the direction of David Slade (”30 Days of Night”). Its scheduled for a June 30 release.
Huston, repped by ICM, the Collective and U.K.-based Finch & Partners, stars on the ABC series “Eastwick,” which debuts next month. He next appears in the features “Boogie Woogie” and “Mr. Nice,” and he appeared in “Shrink,” which recently opened in limited release.
Check out Jack’s IMDB page and view more pictures here.
As always, it’s safe to wait for an official word from Summit before we take this as confirmed news, but The Hollywood Reporter tends to be pretty reliable and they have been correct with casting news in the past, such as Xavier Samuel’s casting in Eclipse.
What do you think of this reported casting? Does Jack look the part of Royce to you?