20 March 2013 12:32 PM, PDT | Filmofilia | See recent Filmofilia news »

I’m sure you’re all familiar with Simon West‘s upcoming Heat movie, right? Ok then, it’s time for a little casting update, ’cause we’ve just learned that Michael Angarano will join Jason Statham and Sofia Vergara who are already set to lead West’s remake of the 1987 film. Interesting thing – Angarano comes on board to play a tech billionaire Cyrus Kinnick, portrayed in the original by Peter MacNicol! Simon West will direct the whole thing from a script written by William Goldman, and as we previously reported, the movie will revolve around Statham’s character – Nick Escalante, a recovering gambler-turned-hired bodyguard working in Vegas. You... Related posts: Sofia Vergara & Jason Statham – That’s What We Call Heat (Remake)! Simon West to Direct Heat Starring Jason Statham Michael Angarano in Kevin Smith’s Hit Somebody Juno Temple and Michael Angarano In The Brass Teapot Birdman Adds Emma Stone, »

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