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“Point Break” features an undercover cop infiltrating a ring of extreme sports enthusiasts who may also be criminals, and the first stills released from the remake of the classic 90s film shows off exactly that. This time around, the FBI agent, once played by Keanu Reeves, is played by Australian actor Luke Bracey, while the leader of the surfers, first played by Patrick Swayze, is now played by Edgar Ramirez. The remake also features Teresa Palmer, who will play Bracey’s love interest, likely taking over the role of an orphanedRead More
Teresa Palmer has landed the female lead role and will join Edgar Ramirez and Luke Bracey in the remake of Kathryn Bigelow’s cult classic actioner “Point Break,” according to Variety. Ericson Core is directing the remake about a young FBI agent (Bracey) who goes undercover to infiltrate a gang of extreme sports enthusiasts, led by Ramirez, who may be committing crimes when they’re not surfing and skydiving. Palmer will play Bracey’s love interest, likely taking over the role of an orphaned surfer girl from Lori Petty, who played her inRead More
Another beautiful and in love young couple is probably about to meet heartbreak in the first trailer released for the latest Nicholas Sparks adaptation, “The Best of Me.” Liana Liberato and Luke Bracey fall in love as teenagers, but are of course separated, though their story picks up again 20 years later as Michelle Monaghan and James Marsden meet again as adults. There’s actually no tragedy foretold in this first teaser trailer, just lots of frolicking and declarations of love and sexytimes between both couples, young and old, but comeRead More
He’s conquered Broadway and Netflix, and now Sebastian Arcelus is setting his sights on the big screen. According to Deadline, the “House of Cards” alum has landed a role in upcoming Nicholas Sparks adaptation “The Best of Me,” starring Michelle Monaghan and James Marsden in the lead roles. Michael Hoffman is directing the romantic drama based on Sparks’ novel of the same name, which follows two former high school sweethearts who are brought back together years later when they return to their hometown to mourn the passing of a friend.Read More
Aussie actor Luke Bracey has seemed to be on the verge of landing a high profile role for a couple of years now, and it seems he may have finally found it. Variety reports Bracey will play Johnny Utah, the role originated by Keanu Reeves, in the “Point Break” remake, which already has Gerard Butler in the role of Bodhi, originated by Patrick Swayze in the Kathryn Bigelow original. Now Bracey will take over the role of the rookie FBI agent who’s tasked with infiltrating a tight-knit group of surfersRead More
Luke Bracey and Liana Liberato are set to play the younger versions of James Marsden and Michelle Monaghan‘s lead characters in Michael Hoffman‘s Nicholas Sparks adaptation “The Best of Me,” according to Deadline. “The Best of Me” follows the reignited romance of two ex-high school sweethearts, Dawson Cole (Marsden/Bracey) and Amanda Collier (Monaghan/Liberato), who find themselves reunited after twenty years at the funeral of Tuck Hostetler, the mentor who once provided shelter for their forbidden romance. The film is scripted by J. Mills Goodloe (“Pride”) and was rewritten by HoffmanRead More
“Thor” star Jaimie Alexander has booked a pair of new projects, one each on the big and small screens, according to Deadline. She has joined Ryan Murphy’s drama pilot for HBO, “Open,” as a series regular, and will also topline indie film “Money Is Money” opposite Luke Bracey. There are no plot details on “Money Is Money,” but Murphy’s “Open” is centered around five lead characters, as played by Michelle Monaghan, Scott Speedman, Wes Bentley, Anna Torv and Jennifer Jason Leigh, and is described as “a modern, provocative exploration ofRead More
Olga Kurylenko and Luke Bracey have joined Pierce Brosnan in spy thriller “November Man”, according to Screen Daily. Roger Donaldson is directing the film which also stars Bill Smitrovich. Brosnan plays an ex-CIA agent who “races against a former protégé to protect a woman with a secret.” Filming begins on May 20th. Kurylenko is one of our Faces to Watch in 2013 thanks to her dueling roles in Tom Cruise’s sci-fi epic “Oblivion” and Terrence Malick’s latest, “To the Wonder.” It’s clear the “Quantum of Solace” Bond Girl is notRead More
Now that Shailene Woodley has been set to play Beatrice “Tris” Prior in the next hot YA big screen adaptation, “Divergent”, the search is on to find her love interest and the male lead of the series. Director Neil Burger and Summit – yes, the studio that brought us “Twilight” – is looking for a young man who has just the right chemistry with Woodley to play the character of Four, and Deadline reports yesterday the actress read with Lucas Till, Brenton Thwaites, Luke Bracey and Jack Reynor. Set inRead More
Dreamworks is gearing up for its big screen adaptation of video game “Need for Speed”, and are testing young actors for the lead role. Via Variety’s Jeff Sneider on Twitter, we know two of the relative unknowns reading for the unspecified role: Australian actors Luke Bracey and Brenton Thwaites. Brothers George Gatins and John Gatins developed the original story which is based on the entire Electronic Arts video game franchise, rather than one specific game. According to the press release, it will be “a fast-paced, high-octane film rooted in theRead More