Deadline brings word that “X-Men: First Class” actor Caleb Landry Jones has entered talks to join “The Day After Tomorrow” director Roland Emmerich’s gay rights-themed movie “Stonewall.”
This drama revolves around the 1969 police raid at the Stonewall Hotel in Greenwich Village, a famous gathering place for gays and transgenders. The event ignited the fight against homosexual oppression.
We recently reported that “War Horse” star Jeremy Irvine has been set for the lead role, while Deadline reports Jones will be playing an eccentric gay street hustler who befriends Irvine’s character and later takes part in the riots. (CONTINUED)