‘Breaking Bad’ Star Aaron Paul Joins Christian Bale in Moses Biblical Drama ‘Exodus’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Aaron Paul Exodus
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Sigourney Weaver, John Turturro also close deals for epic, which Ridley Scott is directing

“Breaking Bad” star Aaron Paul, Sigourney Weaver and John Turturro have been tapped to join the cast of Fox’s Moses pic “Exodus,” starring Christian Bale.

Paul is still in negotiations while Weaver and Turturro’s deals are closed.

Ridley Scott is directing the epic drama with Peter Chernin producing for his Chernin Entertainment banner as well as Steve Zaillian and Garrett Basch through their Film Rites shingle.

Paul will play the Hebrew slave Joshua who goes on to lead the people onto the promised land after Moses.

Weaver and Turturro will portray the parents of the pharoah Ramses, which will be played by Joel Edgerton.

Zaillian (“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo”) is also penning the script. The plan is for a September start date, with production traveling to England, Spain and Morocco.

Paul can currently be see on the last season of “Breaking Bad” and can be seen in theaters next in DreamWorks’ “Need For Speed.” He is repped by UTA and Leverage Management.

Weaver, who is also repped by UTA, was last seen on USA’s “Political Animals.” Turturro recently wrapped production on “Fading Gigolo,” which he wrote, directed and stars in along with Woody Allen. He is repped by ICM Partners.

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  4. James says:

    Why are the great Egyptians being portrayed by white people still? EGYPT IS IN AFRICA! Stop with this white washing nonsense!

  5. Matthew Broderick says:

    This is probably the most disturbingly racist bulls1hit I’ve ever seen. The neanderthals look nothing like the great Egyptians!

  6. Jeffrey Caine says:

    Your recent report on EXODUS neglects to mention Jeffrey Caine’s script for the movie, which, according to Scott Free, formed the basis of Zaillian’s rewrite.

  7. harry georgatos says:

    expect to see the extended directors cut on blu-ray similar to GLADIATOR and KINGDOM OF HEAVEN which had 60min taken out of it’s theatrical release at the time.

  8. Borginia says:

    Aaron Paul gives one spectacular performance after another on Breaking Bad. CANNOT wait to see him in Exodus.

  9. Jhanelle Lee says:

    I like Christian Bale and Aaron Paul. This movie seems fun!

  10. leighdemetra says:

    I am so excited to see christian in another religious role! He is the best.

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