Irish star Jack Reynor tipped for latest blockbuster role in Star Wars
It's safe to say Wicklow actor Jack Reynor has caught Hollywood's attention.
The Irish actor, who has just wrapped filming Transformers 4: Age of Extinction with Mark Wahlberg, has been linked to a starring role in the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII reboot.
The upcoming trilogy is being masterminded by JJ Abrams, the brans behind the hit film adaptation of Star Trek and cult tv series Lost.
Both Reynor and the studio have stayed quiet on the reports and the new installation of the blockbuster film has been the subject of constant speculation regarding cast members with Irish actress Saoirse Ronan previously mentioned n connection with the film.
The 22-year old Irish actor shot to fame in 2012 flick What Richard Did, a role which won him a Best Actor IFTA and caught the attention of director Michael Bay, who immediately cast him in the Transformers sequel.
He's currently dating Limerick model Madeline Mulqueen after the pair met on Twitter and have been inseparable for more than a year.
And he praised his other half on Valentine's Day for thoughtful gift – a biography of legendary hell-raising actor Richard Harris.
“Amazing Valentine's present from the best girlfriend in world,” Jack, from Blessington, tweeted |to his other half. Madeline (22) returned the favour and retweeted the post.