[[wysiwyg_imageupload:5907:]]Matt Reeves has cast Gary Oldman in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes as the leader of the human resistance.
Deadline has it that Oldman will play the character of Dreyfus, the leader of the resistance after the apes have taken power.
Oldman joins Zero Dark Thiry actor Jason Clarke, as well as 16-year-old Kodi Smit-McPhee.
It was previously said that Dawn of the Planet of the Apes would see two different factions, one apes and one humans.
Gary Oldman recently starred in The Dark Knight Rises and will be featured in the upcoming Robocop reboot.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes has a May 23, 2014 release.