Johnny Depp Cast As Invisible Man

Tom Cruise is part of Universal’s classic monsters movie universe – and now Johnny Depp is as well…

Further progress with Universal and its classic monsters movie universe. A week or two back, it was confirmed that Tom Cruise had signed up to star in its reboot of The Mummy, that’s arriving in cinemas next year. Alex Kurtzman is directing that one.

Now we learn that The Invisible Man has hired a movie star too, with Johnny Depp set to star in the feature.

Based on the H G Wells novel of the same name, the new take on The Invisible Man has been penned by Ed Solomon (the Bill & Ted films, Men In Black, Now You See Me). As of yet, no director is on board the project, although Alex Kurtzman and Chris Morgan – who are overseeing the classic monsters movie universe project – are producting.

When we have further details – including a release date – we’ll pass them your way…

Source: Den Of Geek