Last week it was reported that Jacked: The Outlaw Story of Grand Theft Auto is being adapted by the BBC. Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter) has already been cast as Rockstar Games co-founder and president, Sam Houser. For more you can read that article here.
Now The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that Bill Paxton (Titanic, Twister) will star opposite Radcliffe as the Florida attorney Jack Thompson. The Grand Theft Auto games became a main point of contention with Jack Thompson on his war against sex and rape in media culture in general.
We’ll keep you updated as production continues.
Article by Daniel Clements