By Jennifer Armstrong
Updated September 28, 2009 at 09:13 AM EDT
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Charlie Cox, Donald Sutherland, and Gillian Anderson will join William Hurt and Ethan Hawke in the $25.5 million telepic adaptation of Moby Dick, Variety reports. Cox (Stardust) will star as the crewman narrator Ishmael in the classic tale, while Sutherland will play Father Mapple and Anderson will play Ahab’s wife, Elizabeth. Hurt was previously set to play Ahab, and Hawke first officer Starbuck. Overseas distributor TeleMunchen is producing.

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