FOX Rebooting 'Hitman' With Paul Walker Playing Agent 47
Reported by Outsiders - 10:26 PM 2013.02.05
Fox International Productions have signed Paul Walker to star in Agent 47, the live action film adaptation of the hit Square Enix video game, Hitman. The film was written by Skip Woods and Michael Finch and will be directed by Aleksander Bach.
The Hitman video game was adapted in 2007 and starred Timothy Olyphant as the genetically engineered elite assassin with the barcode tattooed on the back of his head. The movie was written by Woods and didn't favor with critics but grossed $100 million worldwide. The new film with Walker playing the bald lethal protagonist, will shoot in Berlin and Singapore this summer.