Magazine article Screen International

Godfrey GAO Joins Cast of Mortal Instruments

Magazine article Screen International

Godfrey GAO Joins Cast of Mortal Instruments

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Taiwanese-Canadian actor Godfrey Gao has been cast as 800-year-old warlock Magnus Bane in the feature adaptation of The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones, produced by Constantin Film and Unique Pictures.

Cassandra Clare, author of the best-selling series of young adult fantasy novels, announced the casting via a tweet.

The film, to be directed by Harald Zwart (The Karate Kid), starts shooting on August 20 in Toronto. Robert Kulzer and Don Carmody are producing, with Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne of Unique Pictures and Martin Moszkowicz of Constantin executive producing.

Screen Gems has US rights to the film with Mister Smith Entertainment handling international sales for Constantin. Sony Pictures has acquired rights to the Germany-Canada co-production in many territories.

Five installments of Clare's book series have so far been published, with one on the way. …

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