has joined the cast as the female lead in David Gordon Green
‘s “Your Highness
.” Portman will star with Danny McBride
and James Franco
in the Universal Pictures comedy.
David Gordon Green will direct from the script by McBride who wrote it with Ben Best
Danny McBride will play an arrogant lazy prince who with his brother (James Franco) must complete a quest to save the kingdom and his brother’s fiance. Portman will play a warrior princess that the lazy prince falls in love with. Production is set to begin this July in Belfast, Ireland.
Portman is currently starring with Joseph Gordon-Levitt
and Rainn Wilson
in the Spencer Susser
She will next be seen in the Don Roos
‘ “Love and Other Impossible Pursuits
” and Jim Sheridan
,” with Tobey Maguire
and Jake Gyllenhaal