Nicholas Hoult Sand Castle Film Role

nicholas-houltNicholas Hoult will star in the Iraqi war drama Sand Castle, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film chronicles the story of Roessner’s two years and more than 200 missions as a machine gunner in Iraq’s Sunni Triangle.

The story centers on Matt Ocre (Hoult) and the leader of his platoon, Sergeant Baker, as they attempt to protect Baqubah, a dangerous farming village.