Sir Anthony Hopkins is the latest star to climb on board for biblical blockbuster Noah.
Black Swan filmmaker Darren Aronofsky has signed up The Silence of the Lambs icon Hopkins to play Methuselah, the grandfather of Noah, in the new movie adaptation of the famous Biblical story, which revolves around a man on a mission to save creation from a flood.
In a post on his Twitter.com page, Aronofsky writes, "I'm honored to be working with the great sir anthony hopkins. we just added him to the stellar cast of ‪Noah‬. ‪methuselah lives‬."
Russell Crowe, Emma Watson, and Jennifer Connelly have already signed up for the movie, which is set for a 2014 release.