‘Jack Reacher 2’ Update: ‘Black Swan’ Star Patrick Heusinger Slams Rumor Of Being Cast As Villian; Cobie Smulder Joins Cast!

By Mradula Mahajan | 2 years ago
‘Jack Reacher 2’ Update: ‘Black Swan’ Star Patrick Heusinger Slams Rumor Of Being Cast As Villian; Cobie Smulder Joins Cast!

“Jack Reacher 2” officially titled as “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back” will hit theatres on October 21, 2016. A lot of fuss has been created regarding its cast. Rumors stated that “Black Swan” and “Girlfriend’s Guide To Divorce” actor Patrick Heusinger are cast as villain.

The rumor which came from Variety writes, “Patrick Heusinger is now in talks to join Tom Cruise in Paramount and Skydance’s sequel to “Jack Reacher” as the villain.”

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Recent development in the story has finally hit Patrick Heusinger’s ear, who has now denied the rumors. “Black Swan” star Patrick Heusinger tweeted to slam these rumors:

Well! That is just adding hype to do publicity for the film. “Jack Reacher 2” is apparently second franchise movie which is being done in sequel by Tom Cruise. Tom Cruise has always been associated with only one franchise, “Mission Impossible.”

Rumors also has that “How I Met Your Mother” star Cobie Smulder who played the role of Robin, will be cast as character called Danika. Although, the role’s part is under wraps. VCPost reported that sources close to Cobie Smulder states, “There’s nothing to talk about [regarding “Jack Reacher 2”].”

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“Jack Reacher 2” or “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back” is not going to be a direct sequel to “Jack Reacher.” It will be based on the eighteenth book from Lee Child’s Jack Reacher series and will portray an entirely different plot from the first film.

Edward Zwick of “The Last Samurai,” “Defiance” and “Love & Other Drugs” will be directing “Jack Reacher 2.” Apart from Tom Cruise, and mostly Cobie Smulder, Aldis Hodge and Danika Yarosh are also part of the upcoming sequel to “Jack Reacher” by Paramount Pictures and SkyDance.

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