20 May 2012 1:53 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Cannes – Ben Kingsley, Tom Payne and Stellan Skarsgard have joined the cast of the medieval period drama The Physician, based on the best-selling novel by Noah Gordon about a healer traveling across Europe in the 11th century. Payne, a regular on the HBO series Luck and whose credits include the BBC’s Waterloo Road and the feature Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008), will star as the physician Rob Cole, who searches for the scientific truth of illness and healing in a medieval world dominated by religion and superstition. Photos: Cannes 2012: Opening Night Gala Oscar-winner Kingsley

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