First Look: Gemma Arterton as Io in Clash of the Titans
by Alex Billington
June 15, 2009
From a Bond girl to a princess (Prince of Persia) and now to a goddess. The first photo of British actress Gemma Arterton is costume on the set of Louis Leterrier's Clash of the Titans has been revealed over at Gemma Arterton Online. Unlike the last two photos we posted, this one is not official, it's another shot from the set, but it looks great anyway. Her character, named Io, wasn't actually in the original movie. In this remake, she is Perseus' love interest, but besides that we don't know much about her. Even if there's not much to see, it's at least a beautiful photo. Leterrier really found some amazing locations to this shoot at.
Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus (Sam Worthington) is helpless to save his family from Hades (Ralph Fiennes), vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing left to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus (Liam Neeson) and unleash hell on earth. Leading a daring band of warriors, Perseus sets off on a journey deep into forbidden worlds. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, he will only survive if he can accept his power as a god, defy his fate and create his own destiny. Louis Leterrier is directing from a script by Lawrence Kasdan (Raiders of the Lost Ark).
Reader Feedback - 13 Comments
Louise Letterier looks like he has a boner and is trying to conceal it.
KenDoll on Jun 15, 2009
cool, well adding her to the cast is a good move...and it seems like its all coming together. Kendoll: funny.
xerxex on Jun 15, 2009
This movie is going to be good. im calling it.
Keith on Jun 15, 2009
Do it, Louie. Do it.
Nick Sears on Jun 15, 2009
This is going to be epic! Hopefully. Amazing cast, crazy story, remember the original back in the day and was blown away. Very impressed with what Louis did with the Hulk, hopefully this is as good or better. Can't wait!
K on Jun 15, 2009
Zeus would hit that.
LW on Jun 15, 2009
ill be there opening day march 26th 2010.
jelipe on Jun 15, 2009
Caption "God I want to push you into the water...."
Sam on Jun 15, 2009
What number 1 said hes got a very odd look on his face too. I really cant wait to see all the sorts of creatures rendered also, modern FX should make this awesome if the script and acting arent, which i dont expect.
cody on Jun 15, 2009
she looks better in Prince of Persia
nelson on Jun 15, 2009
Waiting for this movie and my patience is running out.
Fisherr on Jun 15, 2009
1. Io? What about Andromeda?! 2. Ray Harryhausen is my God.
Melanie on Jun 15, 2009
These pictures have been good but need to see a trailer, enough teasing 🙂
chris on Jun 16, 2009
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