One has transformed from the world’s biggest wrestling superstar to a true powerhouse movie star, the other is one half of a brother pairing currently winning the hearts of female movie fans and making quite an impact in Hollywood. Dwayne Johnson and Liam Hemsworth are certainly hot property and today sees the first images of them in collaboration for upcoming film, Empire State.
Pitting the two stars against each other, Empire State, based on a true story, sees Johnson’s NYPD officer attempt to thwart Hemsworth and his childhood friend who are set to rob an armoured car depository. The events of the film actually took place in 1982 and it is all too common for heist films based on real events to be rather intriguing affairs, especially with top notch acts involved in the proceedings.
Check out the new images for the below which see Johnson back in the role of a cop, following his stint on the good side of the law in Fast Five, and Hemsworth donning a rather stylish and laid-back look.
Empire State, directed by Dito Montiel and starring Dwayne Johnson, Liam Hemsworth, Emma Roberts, Nikki Reed and Michael Angarano is due for release in the USA on 10th June 2013 with a UK date yet to be confirmed.