Charlton Heston, simply put, is the greatest leading man in film history. The charisma, dignity, grace and strength he conveyed on the silver screen define what it is to be a leading man. Heston has screen presence in biblical proportions, and its appropriate that his prime came about while Hollywood had an obsession with making epics -- the gravitas he embued in his characters made him a perfect fit in Tinsel Town's Golden Era. There has never been anyone else quite like him before or since and there may never be.
Jack Huston to become new Ben Hur
Morgan Freeman is joined by "Boardwalk Empire" star Jack Huston in a remake of Charlton Heston classic "Ben Hur."Jack Huston in line for Ben-Hur
The British star has been chosen to reprise Charlton Heston's classic film role, but the deal has yet to be finalised, according to The Hollywood Reporter.Jack Huston to topline Timur Bekmambetov?s ?Ben-Hur? remake
Released in 1959, director William Wyler's ?Ben-Hur? starred Charlton Heston in the title role. It won 11 Oscars, including best picture.Wonder If Locust Plague Would Be Bad for Stocks: Opening Line
Actor Charlton Heston as Moses in 'The Ten Commandments'. Close Actor Charlton Heston as Moses in 'The Ten Commandments'. Actor Charlton Heston as Moses in 'The Ten Commandments'.Jack Huston to Star in 'Ben-Hur' Remake
He joins Morgan Freeman in the castJack Huston Lands Lead In ?Ben-Hur? Remake With Morgan Freeman
Boardwalk Empire?s Jack Huston has been picked to play the coveted lead role in the remake of Ben-Hur, originally made famous by Charlton Heston. Jack Huston has impressed everyone as the scarred war veteran, Richard Harrow, on the HBO prohibition-era series, Boardwalk Empire, and it was just a matter of time to see which studio Jack Huston Lands Lead In ?Ben-Hur? Remake With Morgan Freeman is ...Huston set to star in Ben-Hur remake
British actor Jack Huston is expected to take the lead role in a remake of 1959 classic Ben-Hur, according to reports from Hollywood.Four ?power? spots on Sarasota?s Main Street
Sarasota?s Main Street grabbed a global spotlight in 1951, when Charlton Heston, Betty Hutton and a menagerie of elephants and giraffes paraded down it for the circus movie ?Greatest Show on Earth.There?s Going to Be a Ben-Hur Remake Starring Jack Huston
Movie is scheduled for release in February 2016Morgan Freeman to play a chariot racing master in 'Ben-Hur'
The actor will play the man who schools Judah Ben-Hur in the ways of the arena in a remake of the epic movie, Deadline reveals.
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Charlton Heston actually played President Andrew Jackson twice in unrelated films, thanks in part to their similar striking features. His first turn as Jackson came in Harry Levin's The President's Lady in 1953 and Anthony Quinn called on him to play Jackson again in the 1958 swashbuckler The Buccaneer.
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