Ben Johnstone has joined the cast of RTEs adaptation of The Green Goblin.

The film, directed by Richard Curtis and starring the likes of Paul Dano, Tom Hardy and Ben Stiller, will be released in the UK on July 25.RTE have already filmed several episodes of the film and will be bringing the series to the screen in theatres for the first time on the same day as the film.RIT’s Jonathan Wilson, who plays the titular goblin, has also starred in the films adaptation of Stephen King’s The Mist and The Haunting, as well as the first three episodes of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

Ben Johnstone is best known for playing the evil wizard in the TV series Doctor Who.

He starred in three films: The Green King in the 1980s, The Goblin in the 1990s and The Green Death in the 2000s.