Martin Sheen to star in Warren Beatty-helmed Howard Hughes biopic

ANI| Updated: Mar 07, 2014, 11:49 AM IST

Washington: Martin Sheen has been cast in business magnate Howard Hughes biopic, which will be helmed by filmmaker Warren Beatty.

According to, the yet-to-be titled film will revolve around Hughes` assistant and his love interest, which will be played by Alden Ehrenreich and Lily Collins respectively.

Beatty will be producing as well as starring in the movie, which also stars Annette Bening and Matthew Broderick, as Hughes himself.

Hughes was one of the most influential aviators in history and wealthiest people in the world.