Some new casting news for Joe Carnahan’s big screen adaptation of “The A-Team” is now making the rounds.
District 9’s Sharlto Copley joining the cast as “Howling Mad” Murdock. Also joining the is Jessica Biel in the lead female role as Faceman’s former lover, “an Army general who is now pursuing the team.”
The actors join the already cast Liam Neeson as Col. John “Hannibal” Smith, Bradley Cooper as Lt. Templeton “Faceman” Peck and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson as B.A. Baracus (the role made famous by the legendary Mr. T) in the upcoming film.
‘The A-Team’ is directed by Joe Carnahan (Narc, Smokin’ Aces) and is scheduled to hit theaters on June 11th, 2010.
Production begins this fall in Vancouver.