News Briefs: Simon Pegg Touted for Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One'

Ready Player One: Simon Pegg (above in Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation) is in negotiations to join the cast of Ready Player One, to be directed by Steven Spielberg. Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke and Ben Mendelsohn are already set to star in the adaptation of Ernest Cline’s popular novel. If things work out, Pegg will portray Orgen Morrow, the cocreator of a virtual world known as Oasis. Production is slated to begin in June; the movie is scheduled for release on March 30, 2018. [Heat Vision]…

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