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Sam Worthington May Get Tangled in Love Triangle in 'This Means War'

June 17, 2010 (9:08 am) GMT
The Australian actor is said to be offered a role in the comedy, which has tapped Reese Witherspoon and Chris Pine as the cast members.

has been offered a lead role in 20th Century Fox's action comedy "". According to New York Magazine's Vulture, the 33-year-old actor is in talks to star opposite and .

If the deal is sealed, Worthington is likely to be seen playing a best friend of Pine's character. The two, however, fall for the same girl played by Witherspoon and wage black-ops warfare on each other. No exact release date is set for the project, which was first proposed in 1998.

The site additionally reports that Worthington is considering another project, "". In the upcoming Summit Entertainment's movie, he would play "an ex-cop threatening to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop; unbeknownst to the police psychologists brought in to talk him down, the 'suicide attempt' is a cover for the biggest diamond heist ever attempted."

If Worthington picks "Man on a Ledge" over "This Means War", Fox may offer the role to , Vulture claims.

In the meantime, after starring in "" and "", Worthington will be seen in "" and "" which are both slated to arrive this year. He is additionally on board to take the lead roles in "The Fields" and "Dracula Year Zero".

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