Hoskins to star in Doomsday

Filming begins in February for a new movie ( Doomsday ) about scientists' attempts to quarantine a deadly virus. Familiar faces Rhona Mitra, Alexander Siddig and Sean Pertwee are already on board, and now it's been revealed that Bob Hoskins will join the cast as a cop who has to monitor the progress of the team as they hurry to find a cure.

Story here via Empire Online .