Luc Besson's Taken turned Liam Neeson into the action hero we all know and love today, but can he do the same for Kevin Costner?
The 57-year-old has been cast in Besson's next high-octane action thriller as a dying secret service agent who is offered a life-saving drug if he completes one last mission. The McG directed film followers Costner “trying to juggle his family, his mission, and the drug’s hallucinatory side-effects.”
The Waterworld star is no stranger to action, so we have no doubt he can pull this role off with ease. In fact, he's already immersing himself in the genre as we speak!
Following his Emmy win for Hatfields & McCoys, he began shooting scenes opposite Chris Pine in the next Jack Ryan movie!
We think Sylvester Stallone may have just found another recruit for his Expendable army of aging action stars!
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Jack Osbourne is familiar with the front of the camera, but he's going deep under-dog-cover on this one!
For his new show, Alpha Dogs, Jack will serve as an executive producer of the reality series for Nat Geo WILD.
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In a movie, at least.
Jamie Foxx is in talks to play the President of the United States in Roland Emmerich's upcoming action flick White House Down.
Channing Tatum is reportedly set to play the Secret Service agent that will save save his life when terrorists take over, but after watching the Django Unchained trailer, we're pretty sure Mr. Foxx knows how to take care of himself!
At least this casting choice ensures
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Good luck crashing this party!
George Clooney's record-setting fundraiser for Barack Obama is going down in El Lay TONIGHT and they are not taking security threats lightly.
Sources report that the Prez will not only be protected by the Secret Service, but the LAPD, California Highway Patrol, and the City of Angel's Counter Terrorist Unit.
To prove he's just as important as the guy he's fundraising for, Clooney has also hired an
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Could we just take your word for it instead?
When CBS sat down with Ted Nugent to talk Mitt Romney and partisan politics (above), Ted turned suddenly defensive and
offers threatens to suck and f*ck the entire news crew.
Reporter Jeff Glor implies that Ted isn’t a “moderate” Republican which causes the goofy guitarist to break into furious monologue about all of his good deeds.
Ted's concluding thoughts were the wacky icing on the crazy cake:
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