Charlie Hunnam has been casted to play the role of King Arthur in Guy Ritchie's version of the literary classic. The film is set to be released July The cast features Astrid Berges-Frisbey, Djimon Housou, Aiden Gillen, Jude Law, and Eric Bana.
Flora MacDonald, the Jacobite heroine. Flora is famous for helping Bonnie Prince Charlie escape from Scotland after the defeat at the Battle of Culloden, disguising him as her maid, Betty Burke. She died in Kingsburgh, Skye, in the same bed in which Bonnie Prince Charlie had slept during his escape. Her funeral was said to have been attended by over three thousand mourners, and three hundred gallons of whisky were drunk at it.