Alex Pettyfer: Future 'Mummy' Hottie
Up and coming British teen actor Alex Pettyfer is rumored to star in The Mummy 3!
Pettyfer, 17, starred in the limited release of Stormbreaker last year co-starring Ewan McGregor. He is now up for the role of Alex O’Connell, the son of Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weisz‘s characters in The Mummy films.
Fraser will return for but very, very, very unfortunately Rachel Weisz pulled out, reports Variety. Jet Li is set to take on the role of the villian. Michelle Yeoh is also in talks to join the cast.
The Mummy 3, aka Mummy: Curse of the Dragon, will be set in China and has a tentative release date of July 18, 2008. The movie will be directed by Rob Cohen (The Fast and the Furious) and the script penned by Smallville creators Miles Millar and Alfred Gough.
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