The Social Network star Armie Hammer is to team up with Johnny Depp in the movie revamp of classic TV western series The Lone Ranger.
After weeks of speculation, the actor has been confirmed as director Gore Verbinski's pick to portray The Lone Ranger.
Depp will play the cowboy's sidekick Tonto in the film.
Armie has many big roles coming up. Besides starring alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in J. Edgar, he will play the Prince in The Brothers Grimm: Snow White. Armie will also be honored at the 13th Annual Young Hollywood Awards this Friday.
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