Hayley Atwell in Captain America: The First Avenger
(© Jay Maidment/Marvel Studios)
Hayley Atwell in Captain America: The First Avenger
(© Jay Maidment/Marvel Studios)
Stage and screen star Hayley Atwell will play the heroine Sara in the 3D film, The Return Of Captain Nemo, according to Deadline.com.

The film is a sequel to 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. The cast will also feature Hugh Bonneville as Nemo and David Morrissey as the uncle of Atwell's character.

Atwell's stage credits include London productions of Major Barbara and A View from the Bridge. She is best known for her recent portrayal of Peggy Carter in the film Captain America: The First Avenger.