The role played by Alex Pettyfer in the movie of 2005 will be embodied now by Otto Farrant.
Sony Pictures has found the young actor who will play the spy teenager Alex Rider in the television adaptation coming. The author Anthony Horowitz is responsible for making the revelation via Twitter first of all.
And yesterday, he confirmed that the role played by Alex Pettyfer in the movie of 2005 will be embodied now by Otto Farrant. The young English actor has been seen in the drama of the BBC, Mrs Wilson , and in the adaptation BBC 2016 of War and Peace.
“We met a lot of young people to play Alex Rider, but when Otto came into the room, he had something of magic. The perfect mix of youth, skill, innocence and professionalism to bring this iconic character to the screen”says the director Andreas Prochaska in a press release.
The show will be based on the series of books ofAnthony Horowitz and will be adapted by the author from The Hole, Guy Burt. It will start with white Tip, the second book of the saga literature. No date has been announced for the moment. It is not known yet who will broadcast.