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IlderimImageYou are getting a sneak peek of the first images of the characters from the upcoming release of Paramount/MGM’s ‘Ben-Hur’ directed by Timur Bekmambetov and produced by Mark Burnett and Roma Downey. This poster features Ilderim, a sheik who trains Ben-Hur to become a charioteer and his instrumental in helping him seek justice for his brother Messala’s betrayal. Ilderim is played by celebrated actor Morgan Freeman. In the 1959 film, Ilderim is an Arab sheikh, played by actor Hugh Griffith who won an Oscar for his performance. You will be mesmerized by Freeman’s portrayal and his awesome wig. ‘Ben-Hur’ hits theaters August 19th 2016 nationwide. You don’t want to miss it! #BenHurMovie

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