The Fantastic Four Casts Toby Kebbell as Doctor Doom

The Fantastic Four Casts Toby Kebbell as Doctor Doom

The actor previously named as one of the top choices for the role, Variety reports that Dawn of the Planet of the Apes star Toby Kebbell has taken the role of Dr. Victor von Doom in director Josh Trank's The Fantastic Four.

Kebbell will go up against Jamie Bell, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara and Miles Teller as Marvel's First Family with production expected to begin in Baton Rouge this month.

The Fantastic Four is set for release on June 19, 2015.

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