Charlie Hunnam is embarking on a journey to "Lost City of Z," filmmaker James Gray's adaptation of the bestselling nonfiction book by David Grann.
The "Sons of Anarchy" star will portray Col. Percival Fawcett, a British explorer who disappeared in the 1920s while searching for a mythical city in the Amazon jungles that he believed he discovered on a prior expedition.
Hunnam joins previously announced cast members Sienna Miller and Robert Pattinson in the film, which is being produced by Brad Pitt's Plan B Entertainment. Production on "Lost City of Z" is scheduled to begin this summer.
The castings and start date come after years of...