Actors and a Hollywood screenwriter involved in the development of Call of Duty: Black Ops
Activision and Treyarch studios announced today that renowned actors Gary Oldman and Ed Harris have joined the cast of Call of Duty: Black Ops, along with David S. Goyer, who will be responsible for reviewing the script.
Gary Oldman, known for his work in films like The Professional, Dracula, Batman: The Dark Knight or The Book of Eli, repeated in the role of Viktor Reznov, already known thanks to Call of Duty: World at War. For its part, Ed Harris, with leading roles in The Abyss, A History of Violence, Apollo 13 and The Right Stuff, will play one of the stars of the game, the CIA spy Jason Hudson.
The Screenwriter David S. Goyer has worked on films such as Batman: The Dark Knight, Batman Begins, Blade and the upcoming Superman : The Man of Steel.
"Harris and Goyer are keen talent in Hollywood, and perfectly represent the experience of playing the campaign mode of Call of Duty: Black Ops," said Mark Lamia, head of Treyarch. "With his work expanding the boundaries of history and character of our characters beyond what has never been seen in the franchise."