One of Australia's leading actors Daniel MacPherson has been cast as Arion in MTV's Shannara Chronicles it was announced today.
"Written by Smallville creators Al Gough and Miles Millar, Shannara is set in our world, thousands of years after the destruction of our civilization. The story centers on the Shannara family, whose descendants are empowered with ancient magic and whose adventures continuously reshape the future of the world. Filming is currently underway in New Zealand.
"(Daniel) MacPherson is set to play Arion, the heir to the Elvin throne. Overly serious, Arion is the polar opposite of wild brother Ander (Aaron Jakubenko). He dedicates himself to proving to his father King Eventine (John Rhys-Davies) he is worthy of the crown, but his plans are complicated when his niece Amberle goes missing."