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Johnny Depp Not Starring in "Legend"

September 21, 2006 (2:07 am) GMT
IESB.net informed that Johnny Depp actually has never been attached to Warner Bros.' "I Am Legend."

Concerning the tidbit reporting "" star being attached to "" last July, it turns out that the actor's inclusion is apparently not true for IESB.net has revealed that Depp actually never signed on to the project.

With this confirmation, there thus will be no collaboration between Depp and , who has officially been billed to play the lead role in the feature. As for the movie, it has also been reported that its story will be closer to a 1971 adaptation titled "The Omega Man" rather than the original 1954 novel written by Richard Matheson.

In related news, Blackfilm.com has given information that two actresses namely and have been added to the cast to play Ginny, the wife of Smith's character, and Anna respectively. Filming is slated to begin this weekend in New York with Francis Lawrence at helm and Mark Protosevich plus Akiva Goldsman penning the script.

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