Ninja Turtles reboot casts Catching Fire’s Alan Ritchson

Smallville and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire star Alan Ritchson is Ninja Turtle’s Raphael

Alan Ritchson as Aquaman in Smallville
Alan Ritchson as Aquaman in Smallville

According to Deadline, Alan Ritchson, who played Aquaman in Smallville and will soon be appearing as Goss in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire has signed up for Jonathan Liebsman and Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot.

Ritchson will be voicing and mo-capping the role of Raphael, and is the second cast member confirmed after Megan Fox’s contentious April O’Neil.

Ninja Turtles is due in cinemas 16 May 2014. Pick up the new animated series Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Rise Of The Turtles on DVD for £7.49 from Amazon.co.uk.