James Marsden Is Offered Paul Walker’s Role In Upcoming Movie

James Marsden Is Offered Paul Walker’s Role In Upcoming Movie
Film
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Paul Walker had his plate quite full when he passed away in a car crash alongside dear childhood friend Roger Rodas.

Not only was he finishing up “The Fast And The Furious 7,” he was also set to star in “The Best Of Me,” an adaptation of a Nicholas Sparks’ novel, as well as in “Agent 47.”

Since his death, James Marsden has been offered his role in the Sparks’ adaptation. You may recognize Marsden as Scott Summers/Cyclops from the “X-Men” movies or from “27 Dresses.”

“The Best Of Me” tells the story of two old high school lovers who reunite after being apart for 20 years.

They see each other at a funeral of a mutual friend and rekindle the romance.

“Homeland” actor Rupert Friend is also set to take Walker’s place in the “Agent 47″ film.

H/T: Celebuzz, Top Photo Credit: WENN

Share Tweet
React
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Ashley Fern

Ashley comes to Elite Daily from the happiest valley in State College, Pennsylvania. She was born and raised between New York and South Florida, but spent the most fun years at Penn State. Her time spent there proved you can have the best time of your life by doing things you can't remember while simultaneously pursuing a political science degree. She divides her time between binge-watching “Entourage,” giving unwanted opinions and convincing herself that she will one day marry Dwyane Wade. For more unadulterated fun follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @Disco_Infern0.

More In Film

Also On Elite

Envision

This Subway-Style Map For Westeros in ‘Game of Thrones’ Is Perfect (Photos)

If you know anything about Westeros in the ”Game of Thrones” series, you know that it’s made up of a vast set of kingdoms. You’d be lost in a heartbeat if you aimlessly tried to navigate your way through George R.R. Martin’s fictional cluster. Luckily, a skilled graphic designer decided to come up with a pretty awesome […]

World

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Raised More Than $53 Million In Less Than A Month

Since July 29, the ALS Association has received $53 million in donations from the viral Ice Bucket Challenge. The organization only raised $2.2 million in the same period in 2013. Thanks to people like the cement mixer guy, the ice bong challenger and the proposing fiancé, the world has become a slightly better place. And […]