Earlier this month we told you that Lily James (Downton Abbey) had been cast as the lead in Disney’s live action film, Cinderella, which is being directed by Kenneth Branagh. She joined previously cast Cate Blanchett (The Hobbit) who will be playing the witch, and it looks like a prince has been cast to join them.
Richard Madden is no stranger to playing parts of royalty, with his current role being Robb Stark in Game of Thrones. Now, according to Variety, he has secured the prince character opposite Lily James‘ Cinderella.
We’ll keep you posted on Disney’s Cinderella directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Lily James, Richard Madden and Cate Blanchett.