files/pictures/picture-35.jpgCaleb Landry Jones, who played Banshee in X-MEN: FIRST CLASS, has been cast in the male lead of Neil Jordan's BYZANTIUM, reports Variety
. He joins Saoirse Ronan and Gemma Arterton.
Based on Moira Buffini's play, the story follows a vampire mother and daughter who move into a small town and meet a teen dying of leukemia (Jones). Buffini adapted her own work.
Elizabeth Karlsen and Stephen Woolley are the producers.