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'Bloodshot' Movie Targets Vin Diesel for the Lead Role

'Bloodshot' Movie Targets Vin Diesel for the Lead Role
From Slashfilm - January 8, 2018

Valiant may publish some pretty terrific superhero comic books, but theyre not exactly a household name. So if Sonys planned cinematic universe adapting these characters is going to take flight, its going to need a movie star. Someone fast. Maybe even someone furious.

Vin Diesel is currently in talks to star in Bloodshot, one of two planned films (so far) that will kickstart the Valiant superhero movie universe.

The Wrap reports that Diesel, the star of the Fast and Furious series, the xXx movies, and plenty of other films that lean heavily on his tough guy demeanor and brooding charisma, is the new choice for the title role. This is a big change from the previous top choice for the part, Jared Leto, but lets be perfectly honest with ourselves hereits much easier to imagine the hulking Diesel as a genetically engineered super soldier.

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