The film chronicles the life of Katherine of Alexandria, who was the patron saint of scholars before being removed from the Catholic calendar in 1969 and reinstated in 2002. O’Toole will play Gallus, a palace orator. Nicole Keniheart will take the lead role while Joss Ackland, Steven Berkoff, Edward Fox and Samantha Beckinsale will also star.
O’Toole starred in 1962’s “Lawrence of Arabia” and has since appeared in “Foxtrot”, “The Rainbow Thief” and most recently, “For Greater Glory.”
He is repped by Steve Kenis & Company.
Source: Hollywood Reporter