Billy Connolly Joins 'Lemony Snicket' Cast[Monday, December 8th, 2003]
Billy Connolly has joined the cast of Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Connolly is to play Uncle Monty and will join Jim Carrey, Meryl Streep and Jude Law.
The film follows the Baudelaire orphans on a series of adventures and unfortunate turns while mixing it up with the evil Count Olaf.
Brad Silberling (City Of Angels) is to direct the movie which is based on Daniel Handler's children's book series.
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