Daniel Craig, Edgar Wright And More Join 'The Adventures Of Tintin: Secret Of The Unicorn' Cast

Daniel CraigFROM MOVIES BLOG: James Bond actor Daniel Craig has officially signed on as the pirate Red Rackham in the newly titled "The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn," joining the previously-announced Jamie Bell as the boy reporter Tintin, Andy Serkis as Captain Haddock and Simon Pegg and Nick Frost as Thomson and Thompson. But wait, there's more: In addition to Steven Moffat (of "Doctor Who" fame), Edgar Wright and Joe Cornish have come aboard as writers.

Rope of Silicon has the news that should please current "Tintin" fans and, hopefully, excite even those cynical about the project.

Read more about Daniel Craig and others joining the "Tintin" cast at MoviesBlog.MTV.com.