Kellan Lutz, Gaia Weiss talk about bringing The Legend of Hercules to life Sean Thomas January 4, 2014 Interviews Next week Summit Entertainment will release ‘The Legend of Hercules’ in theaters. The film is expected to open on January 10th and the cast recently opened up about their roles on the project, and what it was like taking part in one of the most popular Greek myth’s of all time. This film focuses more on the origin story of Hercules, Kellan Lutz stars as the mythical Greek hero, the son of Zeus, and a half-god. In the movies the hero is betrayed by his stepfather, the King, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love. Soon after Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom. Through harrowing battles and gladiator-arena death matches, Hercules embarks on a legendary odyssey to overthrow the King and restore peace to the land. The film stars Kellan Lutz, Scott Adkins, Liam Mcintyre, Liam Garrigan, Johnathon Schaech, Roxanne Mckee and features Gaia Weiss And Rade Serbedzija. The project was Directed By Renny Harlin and Produced by Danny Lerner, Les Weldon, Boaz Davidson and Renny Harlin.