Brad Pitt Might Star as Odysseus. In Space.

by at . Comments

It's one thing to imagine Brad Pitt as a Greek hero - he plays Achilles in 2004's Troy - but as a Greek hero... in space?

According to Variety, the actor is in negotiations to portray Odysseus in an adaption of The Odyssey; and, yes, the film would be situated in outer space.

Brad Pitt Pic

For those that slept through high school English, Odysseus hatched the plan to build the Trojan Horse. The Odyssey is centered around his journey home after be decides not to become a god.

Currently, Pitt is filming Inglourious Basterds in Germany. His next flick, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, opens this Christmas.

FREE Movie Newsletter


Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt Photo

Brad Pitt my be the best looking man on the planet. And he's having sex with Angelina Jolie.

The actor is actually underrated, in terms of his talent. Pitt has been nominated for an Oscar - for his role in 12 Monkeys - and has put on masterful performances in Se7en, Babel and Fight Club.

Full Name