Game of Thrones actor Joel Fry joins Emma Stone in Disney's live-action film, Cruella

Press Trust of India

Aug 08, 2019 15:18:00 IST

Joel Fry has boarded the cast of Disney's live-action adaptation of Cruella, which stars Emma Stone in the title role. According to Variety, the actor will play the role of Jasper, who along with his partner Horace kidnaps the 101 dalmatians for Cruella.

 Game of Thrones actor Joel Fry joins Emma Stone in Disneys live-action film, Cruella

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Fry's acting credits include Danny Boyle's Yesterday and playing Hizdahr zo Loraq on Game of Thrones.

Paul Walter Hauser is already announced to play Horace.

Stone will play Cruella De Vil, the infamous villain in what is being touted as an origin story, set in the early 1980s with a punk vibe. The film also stars Emma Thompson.

I Tonya director Craig Gillespie is helming the live-action take on the 1961 animated classic 101 Dalmatians.

Tony McNamara has penned the most recent script.

Andrew Gunn is producing with Marc Platt and Kristin Burr. Cruella will hit the theatres  23 December 2020

Meanwhile, Fry also has some films in production including Love, Wedding, Repeat starring Olivia Munn and Sam Claflin. His other credits include Paddington 2, Benjamin

Updated Date: Aug 08, 2019 15:18:00 IST