Greek American actress Melina Kanakarides, best known for her role in CSI New York, will play the role of Athena in “Percy Jackson”. In the greek fantasy adventure also star Uma Thurman as Medusa, Pierce Brosnan as Chiron and Sean Bean as Zeus. Chris Colombus is the director and Craig Titley wrote the screenplay based on Rick Riordan’s book “Percy Jackson”. The story is about a young boy who discovers he’s the descendant of a Greek god, and sets out on an adventure to settle an on-going battle between the gods. The movie will be released in 2010.