‘Harry Potter’ Alum Harry Melling To Play Edgar Allan Poe Opposite Christian Bale in Scott Cooper’s ‘The Pale Blue Eye’ https://t.co/7KkpVrZHXT— Deadline Hollywood (@DEADLINE) June 9, 2021
Harry Melling, who you may recognize as Dudley Dursley or Harry Beltik from The Queen's Gambit, is set to star as Edgar Allan Poe in The Pale Blue Eye, a new film from Scott Cooper. Cooper, who most recently directed Hostiles and the perpetually-delayed-but-hopefully-upcomi
Christian Bale is already set to star in the film as a detective investigating a series of murders at West Point. He partners with a young detail-oriented cadet to solve the murders, the cadet in question being a young Edgar Allan Poe.