Looks like we may have our first confirmed audition for Star Wars: Episode VII as Spartacus actor Liam McIntyre has stated he read from a script.
Apparently, Liam McIntyre was at the recent Dragon Con and let the news be known about his involement with Star Wars.
JediNews has it as:
Sparticus actor Liam McIntyre who revealed he read for a role in Episode VII. McIntyre hinted to Riley that he read directly from the script for a role of a Jedi.
In addition to the Starz Original series, Spartacus, Liam McIntyre also has a role in the upcoming Hercules 3D movie as Sotiris.
"Star Wars: Episode VII" has a 2015 release date directed by J.J. Abrams.
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