Jared Harris Joins Cast of 'MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. Reboot
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jared Harris has joined the cast of Guy Ritchie's The Man From U.N.C.L.E. just one week prior to the start of production. The actor will join previously announced cast members Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander, Elizabeth Debicki and Hugh Grant on the film.
The film will be a reboot of the original NBC television series that starred Robert Vaughn as Napoleon Solo and David McCallum as Illya Kuryakin who were agents of United Network Command for Law Enforcement (U.N.C.L.E.) and who fight the forces of Technological Hierarchy for the Removal of Undesirables and the Subjugation of Humanity (T.H.R.U.S.H.). In the newest adaptation, Cavill will portray Solo with Hammer as Kuryakin,
Harris is best known for his roles as Lane Pryce on the AMCseries Mad Men and David Robert Jones on the Fox science-fiction series Fringe, besides his work in films like The Rachel Papers, Lost in Space,Resident Evil: Apocalypse, How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog, Happiness, Mr. Deeds, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, and Lincoln.