Cox Swings into Rise of the Apes


Here’s your bad guy

Brian Cox has been cast in next summer’s Rise of the Apes, reports The Wrap, confirmed by the studio’s Twitter Feed.

According to The Wrap, Cox will play the film’s main villain, a cruel and abusive owner of a primate sanctuary. Cox? Playing a villain? Naaaaaah… Hard to believe.

Cox joins James Franco, John Lithgow, Freida Pinto and Andy Serkis under director Rupert Wyatt in a sequel/prequel to Planet of the Apes.

Source: The Wrap