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Thomas Jane has signed for the star-studded ensemble action-comedy, Sleight of Hand with Kiefer Sutherland, Gerard Depardieu, and Jon Lovitz, and more. to be directed by Brad Mirman.

 

Film is scheduled to begin shooting in July.

 

 

http://collider.com/sleight-of-hand-kiefer...mas-jane/90069/

 

 

Blimey, TJ is going to be a very busy man. Brad is doing well actually after working with Kiefer on The Confession and was on Twitter talking about casting for this back in April so I am stoked that TJ has joined this.

 

BradMirman Brad Mirman

Hi out there in Twitter-land. I'm still here. Working on casting #Sleightofhand.

15 Apr Favorite Retweet Reply

 

geoffwoody Geoff Woodman

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@BradMirman look no further than @ThomasJane Awesome actor, top bloke and would be perfect!

16 Apr Favorite Reply Delete

 

 

Tweets from April, Wouldnt it be a real scream if I had managed to help in some way?, not that I would have done but it would have been a little funny to have maybe helped in some way.

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Yay! Glad to see that this is finally official. I remember when Brad Mirman first brought up possible casting choices. I almost passed out when I saw TJ as a possibility.

 

http://bradmirman.com/2011/03/03/sleight-of-hand.aspx

 

It’s also very cool to see that Kiefer Sutherland is also going to be in it. Though, according to Mirman’s Twitter, he said, "Okay, this is getting a little ahead of itself. Kiefer is 'attached' to do a few scenes in #Sleightofhand' pending his availability.”

 

Very excited to see Sleight of Hand!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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I was surprised to find out about Mel Gibson as a possibility.

 

Actor Tchéky Karyo has joined the cast. He'll be playing a ruthless crime boss.

 

 

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Sa-weet. Eat that Zac galiwhatsisnuts.

 

 

LMAO

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  • 3 weeks later...

IDMB reporting that the budget for this is $25m which isn’t bad and that the filming is set to start end July/Beg Aug. (not sure on the accuracy of this at this point)

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  • 2 weeks later...
I dont know...alot of white guys in this movie...hmmmmm......

 

LMFAO

 

Update from Brad on Twitter yesterday

 

Finished outline for Lambert project. Getting ready to go back to Paris to start pre production on #Sleightofhand.

 

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hey! so we are looking right now for an actor - a NAME actor, although doesn't have to be huge - to play my partner in this film. the gist is, we are a couple of not-so-smart GOOMBAHS that have to fly to paris to recover something for their boss. of course, neither of us has ever left the Joisey Shore before, so mayhem ensues.

 

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WHO SHOULD PLAY MY PARTNER?

 

Mel Gibson was gonna do it, but he dropped out.

 

We shouldn't have a big name like that anyway, time is running out we have to cast FAST!

 

going out to Sam Jackson on Monday.

 

I need ideas!!

 

thx!

 

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Mads Mikkelsen would be cool, though I don't know if he could do a Joisey goombah voice, who knows though. It would be kinda cool to see you and Ray Stevenson share the screen, I think he has the chops to pull it off.

 

Jensen Ackles is another choice, that guy has charisma to spare. He would have made a great Captain America is Chris Evans hadn't taken the role.

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Jensen Ackles is another choice, that guy has charisma to spare. He would have made a great Captain America is Chris Evans hadn't taken the role.

That would be awesome.

 

Another pick could be James Marsden.

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I second Denis Leary...

 

I can so see him playing as your parnter...the two of you as a duo team would be hilarious!

Both of you playing as not the sharpest tools in the shed/not the fastest cars in the race...would be a scream -- just ridonkulous!!!...LOL

 

Can't you just invision it people?

 

 

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Jon Hamm

Nathan Fillion

Michael Trucco

 

Josh Holloway

Timothy Olyphant

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Paul Giamatti

Matthew Fox

Don Cheadle

Forest Whitaker

Woody Harrelson

James Gandolfini

 

Clancy Brown

Kevin Spacey

Billy Bob Thornton

Gary Sinise

Jeff Daniels

Joe Pantoliano

Bill Murray

Ed Harris

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Ooh - I second JWeb's votes (Rockwell, Fich, Walken) but my top pick for a Joisey Goombah with Tom would be Bill Fichtner - I love his acting so much!!!

 

Or the deity that is Samuel L. Jackson, but that would take it to a whole nutha level ... ;)

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