Empire have debuted the first photo of Christian Bale
, a new rendition of the Moses story directed by Ridley Scott
Just one of 2014’s Biblical blockbusters, this one tackles the epic story of Moses leading the Israelites out of Egypt into the Sinai desert and eventually to their Promised Land.
A prophet of God who spoke to a burning bush, brought down the Ten Commandments on a stone tablet and parted the Red Sea looks too much British for a prince of Egypt.
is set for a December 12th 2014 release and also features Joel Edgerton
as Egyptian pharaoh Ramses II, Sigourney Weaver
and John Turturro
play his royal parents Tuya and Seti, Aaron Paul
co-stars as a follower of Moses, and Ben Kingsley
rounds out the cast as a Hebrew scholar.
The script is written by Adam Cooper
and Bill Collage
), with a rewrite by Steve Zaillian
). Exodus fairly quietly began production this past fall.
Check out the former Batman riding a very shiny black horse.