BRUCE Willis is to star in ‘Extraction’.
The ‘Die Hard’ star has signed up to take on the lead role in the upcoming thriller directed by Steven C Miller, Deadline reports.
The 59-year-old actor will play a former CIA operative whose wife has been murdered and whose son is following in his career footsteps.
His character is to be kidnapped by a terrorist group while he’s working with his son on the development of a super-weapon called the Condor.
Upon learning there is no plan to save his father, Harry decides to launch his own rescue operation which leads to a conspiracy that will change his life forever.
The script was written by Umair Aleem and the movie – which begins shooting in Alabama next month – will be produced by Emmet/Furla/Oasis Films’ Randall Emmett and George Furla and Aperture’s Adam Goldworm with Tim Sullivan, Brandon Grimes and Gus Furla onboard as co-producers.
Willis’ was last seen reprising his roles in the sequels ‘Red 2’ and ‘Sin City: A Dame To Kill For’ while he recently wrapped on Barry Levinson’s comedy ‘Rock the Kasbah’. BANG!