Legendary Pictures and Atlas Entertainment are believed to have offered a leading role of Duncan Jones' World of Warcraft movie to Colin Farrell.

Deadline Hollywood sources state that Farrell is 50/50 on taking the role, with Jones testing other actors for the role.

Paula Patton (Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol) is said to be in negotiations as the film's female lead.

Production on World of Warcraft will begin in January.

Source: Deadline