Director Peter Berg
first cast Taylor Kitsch
on (the best drama on network television) friday night lights
. He then anointed him with leading man status for Battleship
, the 2012 mega budget alien invasion board game blockbuster. Their next film, however, makes both of those roles feel insignificant with its potential historical importance.
Berg, the director of Hancock, friday night lights
and The Kingdom
has just cast Kitsch to star in ...