Mickey Rourke heats up action film
Published 11/10/2011 | 12:42
Mickey Rourke is set to hot up screens in forthcoming action adventure Java Heat.
The Oscar-nominated Wrestler star will be reunited with Twilight's Kellan Lutz following their appearance in swords and sandals epic Immortals in the Indonesian thriller, reports the Playlist.
Written and directed by Conor Allyn, Mickey is tipped to play a jewel thief who turns his hand to masterminding bombings and kidnappings with Jake as a "reckless tough guy" who tries to bring him down.
Shooting started last month.
Mickey, who recently appeared in The Expendables and Iron Man 2, is set to reprise his role in The Expendables sequel, and is rumoured to be playing Lemmy of Motorhead fame in an unannounced Werner Herzog project.
Kellan - best recognised for his role as vampire Emmett Cullen in the Twilight Saga films - will return to screens in the two-part finale, Breaking Dawn alongside Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner.