Edgar Ramirez to Replace Gerard Butler in Point Break Remake
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 05.14.2014
Ramirez will play the new Bodhi…
Alcon Entertainment has announced that Edgar Ramirez will replace Gerard Butler in the role of Bodhi, originally played by the late Patrick Swayze, for the upcoming Point Break remake. Broderock Johnson and Andrew Kosove, co-founders and co-CEOs of Alcon, both made the announcement in an official press release.
Kosove and Johnson stated: "We consider Edgar one of the finest actors in the world today and we are thrilled he will be creating a fresh new take on the iconic character of Bodhi."
The remake, like the original, involves an undercover FBI agent trying to infiltrate a criminal ring. Principal photography is slated to begin this summer.