Date: 18th April 2007

Norton lands new Hulk movie lead

Edward Norton is to play the lead role in the forthcoming Incredible Hulk film, to be released next year.

Norton, who recently starred in The Illusionist, will take over the role from Munich star Eric Bana, Marvel Studios has confirmed.

The firm has also confirmed the movie, to be released on 13 June 2008, will be directed by Louis Leterrier whose credits include The Transporter.

Ang Lee's take on the comic book hero was released in 2003.

Source: Press Release