Top Stories

Gerard Butler Books A 'Brilliant' Role

Gerard Butler Books A 'Brilliant' Role

Gerard Butler has signed on for the diamond-heist thriller Brilliant.

The 42-year-old Scottish actor replaces Eric Bana, who was previously in talks for the lead role. The film will reunite Gerard with his The Ugly Truth director, Robert Luketic.

The project centers around “a small-time criminal who partners with a female thief to pull off a daring diamond heist,” Variety‘s Showblitz reports, adding that producers are still searching for the female lead.

Gerard‘s other upcoming projects include the action thriller Hunter Killer, Thunder Run, and How to Train Your Dragon 2.

Like Just Jared on Facebook

JJ Links Around The Web

  • Kaley Cuoco drops estranged husband Ryan Sweeting's last name - US Weekly
  • Scott Disick jets to Miami with an 18-year-old model - TMZ
  • Liam Payne reveals the real reason One Direction is taking a break - Gossip Cop
  • Zendaya is set to guest star on ABC's black-ish - Just Jared Jr
  • What did Kim Kardashian ask for backstage at The Ellen Show? - Radar
  • Miley Cyrus releases a gay rights anthem called 'Hands Of Love' - Huffington Post
  • Bridget Jones's Baby began filming last month - Lainey Gossip
  • You'll never guess who joined Marc Anthony on stage - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here