Ever since the film The Rundown [which I thought
was greatly entertaining], Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has been
stated to be our next generation of action hero. Well, following true form,
it seems that John Woo wants The Rock for his upcoming project Masters
of the Universe.
The Rock is a Master of the Universe
According to a scoop send into LatinoReview,
John Woo is seeking out The Rock to play He-Man for Masters of the Universe.
Here is a snippet of the report below:
The film follows a young Prince Adam, the hybrid of an Earthling and an Eternian. At the age of 18, he was taken to Castle Grayskull, where Adam received super powers. He-Man has a sidekick in the form of a tiger, Battle Cat, and a deadly enemy, Skeletor. Here's what we are being told:
Mr John Woo is making a movie version of "Masters of the Universe" and he is getting The Rock to play He-Man. It says it'd be the second of the films he has done with Rock, they are doing one called "Spy Hunter" together. He-Man planned for Summer 2006 release it says.
For the entire report, head over to LatinoReview.
Stay tuned for updates.