Ed Harris cast as John McCain in ‘Game Change’

Star will play opposite Julianne Moore in political film

Ed Harris has been cast as John McCain in forthcoming political drama film Game Change.

Julianne Moore is set to portray Vice-Presidential hopeful Sarah Paiin in the upcoming HBO film.

Now it has been announced that Harris will appear opposite Moore in the film portraying the pair’s failed Republican bid against Barack Obama, reports Hollywoodreporter.com.

The story of the 2008 US Presidential election is being based on the book of the same name by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin.