The Princess Bride returns to TIFF

Filmmaker Jason Reitman is hosting a live read of The Princess Bride at the Toronto International Film Festival and he’s been announcing some of the cast on Twitter.

Celebrity cast to perform original script in live read

FILE - In this 1987 file photo originally released by 20th Century Fox, actors Fred Savage , left, and Peter Falk are shown in a scene from "The Princess Bride." (AP Photo/20th Century Fox, file) (The Associated Press)

Inconceivable though it may seem, The Princess Bride is returning to the Toronto International Film Festival.

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Filmmaker Jason Reitman is hosting a live-read Saturday, and he's been announcing the cast via Twitter.

It includes: 

Gage Munroe, actor from Immortals and CBC's Murdoch Mysteries, who will appear as...

Donald Glover, a.k.a. Childish Gambino, who's playing…

Former Montreal Canadiens Georges Laraque as…

Chris O'Dowd, from Bridesmaids and This is 40, playing …

Gael Garcia Bernal, of The Motorcycle Diaries and Rosewater, who's playing...

And Canadian star Rachel McAdams, as none other than...

Some of the cast has yet to be announced, including who will play the role of Westley a.k.a the Dread Pirate Roberts a.k.a the farm boy.

But you can find out for yourself at the performance on Saturday at 6 p.m. at Ryerson Theatre.


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