Gerard Butler has joined to the acting ensemble of a film adaptation of Shakespeare’s tragedy “Coriolanus” – directorial debut of Ralph Fiennes. Earlier for the roles have subscribed William Hurt, Vanessa Redgrave, Eddie Marsan, and Jessica Chastain. Ralph Fiennes will represent himself as Gaius Marcius Coriolanus – the proud and arrogant Roman warrior who was corrupted with his mother’s ambitions and the journey into politics. Butler inherited the role of Tullus Aufidius – Volscian army commander. On the adaptation of the tragedy is working John Logan (“Gladiator”). For the production is responsible the British company “Magnolia Mae Films”. The shooting will begin on next spring.