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Friday, January 29, 2010

Craig Confimed For "Cowboys & Aliens"

Actor Daniel Craig( "Road To Perdition" ) has been cast to star as cowboy 'Zeke Jackson' in the DreamWorks/Universal comic book adaptation, "Cowboys & Aliens", to be directed by Jon "Iron Man" Favreau.

The film is currently prepping for a July 2010 start, targeting a June 24, 2011 release.
Sneak Peek has been following the progress of the adaptation since June 2007, when it was first announced that DreamWorks and Universal Pictures would adapt the graphic novel from a screenplay by Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby.

Premise of the film, set in 1860's Arizona, follows a skirmish between cowboys and Apache natives, that is interrupted by the crash landing of a hostile alien space ship, that brings the warring human factions together to fight the common 'extraterrestial' enemy.

Sneak Peek Ronald Reagan talking about 'alien threats' uniting humanity...