Asa Butterfield to Star Orson Scott Card Ender's Game

Asa Butterfield, the young star who performs the lead role in Martin Scorsese's upcoming movie Hugo, has been selected to star the lead role in Orson Scott Card’s Ender's Game. According to the Deadline Gavin Hood from the X-Men Origins is onboard to direct the adaptation for Summit Entertainment, while Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman will produce the movie and it is set for release in 2013.

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