Sam Worthington set for The Fields
Sam Worthington has signed up to star in The Fields.
The Avatar star will play a Texan homicide detective who joins forces with a New York cop to investigate unsolved murders in the bayous, says The Hollywood Reporter.
The film - based on a true story about the Killing Fields murders in Texas - will be directed by Ami Canaan Mann, with shooting scheduled to kick off in early April.
Bradley Cooper is rumoured to be joining the cast, according to Pajiba.
Surrey-born Worthington, who was propelled to worldwide fame after his portrayal of cyborg Marcus Wright in Terminator Salvation, next stars in romantic drama Last Night alongside Keira Knightley and has finished filming Clash Of The Titans with Nicholas Hoult, Liam Neeson and Ralph Fiennes.