The Australian actor was unknown to to us until his name was first floated as the potential new star of the Bourne franchise, Jeremy Renner took the role instead.
He was also rumored for the titular role in Snow White and the Huntsman, but then Thor star Chris Hemsworth name came in and he was almost forgotten.
Now according to The LA Times he’s taken the lead role in Kill Bin Laden, the new project from The Hurt Locker collaborators Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal.
The movie is based on the actual team of Navy SEALs that brought down the Al Qaeda leader on Sunday.
The script is hurriedly being written based on recent events and have the film ready to shoot this summer. Though we all have questions on Bin Laden and his death, the movie promises to enter the must see list.