Internet rumorsthat Viggo Mortensen has been cast as the lead role in the Madmanmovie are false.
Comics2Filmdid a quick fact check with Madman creator Mike Allred who told usthat such casting would be awesome, "but we're no where near casting atthis point."
Early this monthAllred revealed to readers on hismessage boards that he and producer/director Robert Rodriguez definitelyhave Mortensen on their wish list. However, Rodriguez is currently busy getting OnceUpon A Time in Mexico and Spy Kids 2 into theaters. Madmanis expected to be his next project after that.