March 25, 2014
Elijah Wood will be going back in time a bit to portray legendary poet John Malcolm Brinnin in the upcoming biopic Set Fire to the Stars, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The film will explore the tumultuous relationship Brinnin had with his friend and hero, the iconic Welsh poet Dylan Thomas. Actor Celyn Jones is set to play Thomas.
Jones also co-wrote the script alongside the film's director, Andy Goddard.
Shooting will take place on location in Swansea, Wales, at Thomas's home.