Douglas Booth (represented by Curtis Brown) will play Romeo to 14 year old Hailee Steinfeld's Juliet in the upcoming Carlo Carlie directed adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. 19 year old Douglas beat over 300 other actors to the coveted role.
Ed Westwick, best known for playing bad boy Chuck Bass in Gossip Girl, will play Juliet's cousin Tybalt. Ed recently starred in Chalet Girl and will appear in Clint Eastwood's upcoming J Edgar. And Kodi Smit-McPhee is set to play the lovers' other cousin Benvolio.