Liam Neeson set for Irish showband

Liam Neeson joins The Virgin of Las Vegas

Liam Neeson has been cast as a showband singer in ” The Virgin of Las Vegas”, a new movie produced by U2 frontman Bono.

According to Variety, the actor will play an ageing musician living in Las Vegas. The film is being written by Horslips singer Barry Devlin.

Brendan Gleeson will make his directorial debut on the project while Colin Farrell, Cillian Murphy and Gabriel Byrne are also set to star in the Irish film.