[Movies] Paul Walker to Play Agent 47 in Hitman Reboot
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 02.05.2013
Fast & Furious star cast in video game movie...
Paul Walker is...Agent 47. That's right folks...Deadline reports that the Fast & Furious star has been cast as the lead in Fox's reboot of the Hitman franchise. Timothy Olyphant (Justified, Live Free or Die Hard) played Agent 47 in the 2007 film.
The reboot was written by Skip Woods and Mike Finch, with commercials director Aleksander Bach making his feature directorial debut on the film. Production on the movie begins in June. And yes, Hitman fans...Deadline claims that Walker will in fact shave his head for the role.