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Shaun Toub Needs "Iron Man" Help

February 23, 2007 (4:43 am) GMT
"The Nativity Story" star Shaun Toub has gained a starring role in "Iron Man."
Shaun Toub Needs "Iron Man" Help

Turning into rather unusual direction for his next acting stint after that in drama feature "", Shaun Toub has been confirmed to land a starring slot in superhero flick "", the first Marvel Studio-produced movie under its alliance with Paramount Pictures.

Based on the fictional Marvel Comics character, the project has already constructed stellar cast consisting of , , , and who will play the title character/Tony Stark, Jim Rhodes, Pepper Potts, and Stark's business associate, respectively.

Production will begin March 12 this year in California for a May 2, 2008 release with "" director Jon Favreau at helm. The man is also on board to executive produce alongside Michael A. Helfant, Stan Lee, Louis D'Esposito and Peter Billingsley while Avi Arad and Kevin Feige will produce.

Toub, a prolific actor of Persian descent, is last seen on the big screen playing Joaquim in New Line Cinema's "" which follows the life of the Virgin Mary and Joseph from the time of the Annunciation in Nazareth to the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem. Other notable film credits of his include "", "Bad Boys", "Broken Arrow", and "Stigmata."

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