What a difference a Miley makes.
OK, so maybe that’s selling 20-year-old actor Liam Hemsworth a little short to say that a public romance with his “The Last Song” co-star has put him in the running for roles once offered to the likes of Taylor Lautner. But we can’t help but think dating the queen of the teens has a little something to do with it ….
]]>well-connected source tells E! that Hemsworth has been offered a role in David Ellison‘s “Northern Lights” — for which Lautner was to get paid $7.5 million. The “Twilight” star dropped out of the project (which he seems to be doing a lot lately) shortly after getting it, according to Deadline Hollywood.
reports on what Hemsworth might have been offered — but it’s safe to
bet it would be nowhere near Lautner’s salary. And no word yet on if
the Aussie actor will even take the hand-me-down role.
The movie is about four extreme-flying pilots, and was supposed to start shooting on April 1.
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