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Will Smith in talks to star in Spielberg's 'Oldboy'
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Washington (ANI): Superstar Will Smith is reportedly in talks to star in Steven Spielberg's next venture, which is remake of Chan Wook-park's 'Oldboy'. Spielberg is in early talks with Smith to collaborate on the remake set around a kidnapped man, reports Variety.
In the 2003 Korean original, a man gets kidnapped and held in a shabby cell for 15 years without explanation. Suddenly, he's released and given money, a cell phone and clothes and is set on a path to discover who destroyed his life so he can take revenge.
Spielberg is looking for a writer to begin the development process
Story first published: Friday, November 7, 2008, 5:05 [IST]