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  1. 'The Raid' Remake Offers Taylor Kitsch the Lead RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... the beloved ' Friday Night Lights ' TV series. To movie fans, he's better remembered as the guy who headlined ' John Carter ' and ' Battleship ' back-to-back, only for both films to fail so miserably that his future as a cinematic leading man looked ...


  2. Does 'The Raid' Remake Signal the Age of Taylor Kitsch is Upon Us Again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Film School Rejects

    ... - high-profile enough to give Kitsch's career some oomph, while not being so gargantuan that if he accidentally John Carter s it, a major studio won't be going belly-up. And guess what? Kitsch has just been offered the lead role in Screen Gems' ...


  3. All the actors rumored to star in 'True Detective' season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... certainly seems like he'll have the time. Will he be a good fit? If you've only seen Kitsch's recent works like John Carter and/or Battleship , you might be doubtful. But with his earlier work on Friday Night Lights , Kitsch proved that he has the ...


  4. From John Carter to The Raid RemakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | IGN

    John Carter and Friday Night Lights star Taylor Kitsch has reportedly been offered the lead role for the Hollywood remake of The Raid.


  5. Taylor Kitsch eyed for lead role in 'The Raid' remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 |

    ... much needed wins for the talented actor who starred in two of the biggest commercial failures in recent memory-"John Carter" and "Battleship." Along with "The Raid" remake, Kitsch is a contender for one of the lead roles in the highly anticipated ...


  6. Taylor Kitsch Offered 'The Raid' Remake LeadRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | /film

    ... to True Detective as a possible cast member for season 2, Taylor Kitsch ( Friday Night Lights , Lone Survivor , John Carter ) has been offered the lead role in the US remake of The Raid . Frank Grillo is already in the cast, and a circulated wish ...


  7. 'Cause the one thing I wanted and didn't get from the Raid: Redemption was the guy from John CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Ain't It Cool News

    I like Taylor Kitsch. I never watched FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS, and he had a rough start in movies with the dual failures of BATTLESHIP and JOHN CARTER , but he's done good work in SAVAGES, LONE SURVIVOR, got some strong notices for his work on HBO's THE NORMAL HEART, and is rumored to be up for one of the leads of S2 of TRUE DETECTIVE.


  8. Taylor Kitsch Targets The Raid RemakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 |

    Battleship , John Carter and Lone Survivor star Taylor Kitsch has been offered the leading role in Patrick Hughes' upcoming English-language remake of Gareth Evans' The Raid , TheWrap reports.


  9. Taylor Kitsch Offered The Lead Role In The Raid RemakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Cinema Blend News

    ... because that's exactly who is now up to tackle the English-language remake of The Raid . The Wrap reports that John Carter himself, Taylor Kitsch, has been offered the lead role in The Raid remake. Directed by Patrick Hughes ( The Expendables 3 ), ...


  10. Movie Review: The Grand SeductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... so if the town meets a certain population and has a doctor. Enter Taylor Kitsch ( Friday Night Lights , John Carter ) as Tickle Head's temporary physician, a role he accepts in order to stay out jail. To convince him to ...


  11. Movie review: Humor of 'Grand Seduction' sneaks up on youRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... Taylor Kitsch, who has previously been thought of as the beefcake star of action movies (most notably the awful "John Carter") shows a lighter, warmer side as the young doctor. He can act, and after this, maybe he'll get another chance.


  12. 'True Detective' season 2 casting decision to be announced 'later this week'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | NME

    ... Taylor Kitsch could also take a lead role. His recent film career has had mixed results with both Battleship and John Carter bombing at the box office. However, he retains some respect following roles in TV shows Friday Night Lights and HBO's recent ...


  13. Colin Farrell, Taylor Kitsch eyed for 'True Detective' Season 2: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... box office. The 33-year-old Kitsch has shown he's not just a pretty face in recent months, rebounding from the "John Carter" fiasco with back to back lauded turns in the "Lone Survivor" and in HBO's AIDs drama "The Normal Heart."


  14. Colin Farrell, Taylor Kitsch in talks to join 'True Detective'Read the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... his performance as a young gay man in HBO's The Normal Heart . While his two movie star vehicles, Battleship and John Carter , did not live up to the expectations created by their hefty budgets, Kitsch displayed solid chops on NBC's Friday Night ...


  15. Report: Colin Farrell in Talks to Star in True Detective Season TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | The Escapist

    ... in the lead "older" role. Not only that, but also rumored to be joining Farrell is Taylor Kitsch ( Battleship, John Carter of Mars ), who's said to be taking on the younger lead role. Sources have said that True Detective's second season will ...


  16. Colin Farrell tipped for True Detective Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 |

    ... True Detective . Movie site reports that Farrell and Taylor Kitsch, star of Friday Night Lights and John Carter , are in the running to replace Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson in the HBO crime series. Showrunner Nic Pizzolatto ...


  17. Colin Farrell, Taylor Kitsch Up For True Detective Season TwoRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 |

    ... in Hollywood before he had three bombs in a row: the very high-profile (and huge loss-taking) one-two punch of John Carter and Battleship followed by Oliver Stone's Savages . And yet both actors have, much like McConaughey, shown a lot of talent at ...


  18. True Detective Taylor Kitsch and Colin Farrell 'in talks' to fill...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... season of HBO's True Detective Meanwhile, The Wrap cites an individual 'familiar with the series' who says that John Carter star Taylor Kitsch, 33, is topping the list for the younger male lead. Show creator Nic Pizzolatto has confirmed there are to ...


  19. Taylor Kitsch May Land A Role In True Detective's Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... to be the next big thing in movies, really could use a high profile TV series in the wake of Battleship and John Carter . True Detective would go a long way to build up his TV resume, which also includes the critically acclaimed Friday Night Lights ...


  20. Report: Colin Farrell, Taylor Kitsch in Talks for True DetectiveRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Genesee Country Express

    ... Critics Association's fall previews on Thursday. Night Lights and the box office disappointments Battleship and John Carter . He recently received praise for his performance in HBO's The Normal Heart , but was the only main actor from the TV movie ...