Alfred Molina and Ben Kingsley will join Jake Gyllenhaal and Gemma Arterton in Disney’s Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, the Mike Newell-directed adaptation of the Ubisoft video game. Jerry Bruckheimer is producing.
Variety says Molina will play Sheik Amar, who becomes a mentor to the prince. No word yet on who Kingsley plays.
Shooting is scheduled to begin in July in the U.K. and Morocco.