IGN to promote his latest movie Saving Mr. Banks.
"Warcraft? Don’t know what’s happening, man. I read the script, if that’s any use to you, and it’s amazing. Duncan was cool. I sat with Duncan for a while and read the script, loved
the script, and we was as cool as can be. I don’t know what’s happening
with the film. I don’t know where they are in the process. The script was just really, really cool, and it’s just a world that I
never explored — and it’s a really big and fantastical world. I can’t
imagine what he, being as visually gifted as he is, Duncan, and what he
did on Moon with, like, a dime, I can’t imagine what he’d do with this
So, at this point it seems that Farrell is yet to finalise a deal to appear in the film, which also has Anton Yelchin (Star Trek Into Darkness), Paul Dano (There Will Be Blood, Prisoners), Anson Mount (Straw Dogs) and Paula Patton (Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol) linked to roles. With filming set to go into production in January ahead of its release on December 18th 2015 (the same day as Star Wars: Episode VII), expect some official casting news in the very near future.