Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Wahlberg Considering Lone Survivor
Ben Promote may also starNavy Shuts are very trendy at this time around. No, we don't mean hipsters are actually spotted sporting SEAL uniforms (because they'd probably get duffed up for the), more the type of box office success Act Of Valour, Kathryn Bigelow's Bin Laden film as well as the activities in the real-existence SEAL Team Six have shoved them in to the popular culture awareness in the large way. Peter Berg will undoubtedly be wanting the momentum keeps going, as he's now in talks with Mark Wahlberg and Ben Promote for Lone Survivor.Berg, that's been trading nearly all his recent time concentrating on Battleship, modified Marcus Luttrell and Patrick Robinson's book after trading time getting a SEAL team for just about any month in Iraq. The plot follows four people from the squad (Berg had been talking with his Battleship star, Taylor Kitsch about playing one of the other roles) running into three kids plus an some guy in 2005. They decide to enable them to live, as well as the mission ended up aborted. Nevertheless the Shuts then received attack by around 250 Al Qaeda soldiers, creating the deaths of 15 troops and losing one save helicopter. Luttrell ended up really the only survivor, which may be the role Wahlberg is onto play.Emmett/Furla Films is putting together the financing with Universal disseminating, and Berg desires to get boots on the ground between your fall, once he's finished the extended tour of duty marketing Battleship. That particular sails into cinemas on April 11.In related Wahlberg news, he's also told Candidate magazine that he's searching to keep the remake train chugging along for a while. His latest target? Norwegian thriller Headhunters, using the book by Jo Nesbo. He's lately been talking with Morten Tyldum as well as the rights holders about getting something going, nevertheless it remains to look if he works. The first film, incidentally, lands here on April 6.