Movie hunk Orlando Bloom has landed the lead role in Disney's new PRINCE OF PERSIA adventure trilogy, in a deal reportedly worth $40 million (GBP20 million).
The 31-year-old star of Disney's Pirates Of The Caribbean franchise has allegedly beaten competition from Zac Efron to take the top role in the big-screen adaptation of the popular computer game Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time.
The first movie in the trilogy, to be directed by Jerry Bruckheimer, is due to begin filming in July (08) in Morocco.