Pierce Brosnan to Star in Walter Scott Epic

Actor Pierce Brosnan is scheduled to portray Lord Lochinvar in an upcoming epic set in 12th century Scotland.

The actor is trading his James Bond automatic for a sword in the new production of the Sir Walter Scott epic, which will also star Samantha Morton and which is set to begin filming next year in Scotland and North Africa.

Thanks to Francesca de Onorati for the lead on this story.