( CM ) - Hollywood actor BRAD PITT is leading the race to play the role of a British explorer whose adventures are said to have inspired the character of INDIANA JONES. The 44-year-old is the first choice to play Percy Fawcett, the adventurer who disappeared in the Amazon jungle in 1925 during an expedition to find a lost city. Pitt is reported to have expressed interest in producing and starring in the Lost City of Z, which tells the story of Fawcett's ill-fated mission 83 years ago. Generations of explorers have since attempted to retrace Fawcett's route in an attempt to solve the mystery of his disappearance.
Brad Pitt To Play Real Life Indiana Jones
4 April 2008 03:03 (UTC+04:00)