Jamie Bell Tipped For Fantastic Four Role
Billy Elliot star linked to The Thing in superhero epic...
The actor is tipped to play Ben Grimm/The Thing in the 20th Century Fox reboot, reports The Wrap.
The British star would appear alongside Kate Mara as Sue Storm/Invisible Woman and Miles Teller as Reed Richards/Mister Fantastic in the superhero flick.
Michael B Jordan has been linked to the role of Human Torch for some time, however, he is yet to confirm his involvement.
Jamie reportedly beat Game Of Thrones stars Kit Harrington and Richard Madden to the role after it was claimed both stars screen-tested for the part.
The characters previously appeared in 2005's Fantastic Four and the 2007 sequel Rise Of The Silver Surfer.
The Fantastic Four is due in cinemas in June 2015.