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"Tropic Thunder" Ready to Blast

January 13, 2007 (7:25 am) GMT
DreamWorks is moving forward with its plan to bring Ben Stiller's "Tropic Thunder" into production.
"Tropic Thunder" Ready to Blast

Well, sure is grinning wide by now. Production Weekly has just learned that DreamWorks Pictures finally brings the project into progress as a production schedule has been set up for it to get filmed.

It is reported that principal photography on the flick is slated to begin in July this year with Stiller at helm and as the leadstar. Along with Etan Cohen and , the "" star also co-wrote the script which he has described to concern "five actors who go on location and find themselves relying on their boot camp experiences when they get stuck in a real war-like situation."

Stiller, one of the so-called Frat Pack members, first appeared on the silver screen in Steven Spielberg's 1987 effort "Empire of the Sun" before hit it big with "There's Something About Mary" in 1998. He currently can be seen in theaters playing alongside and in "" which has topped domestic box-office chart for three consecutive weeks since Christmas holiday.

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