Bryan Cranston To Play Villian In "Total Recall" Remake
Reported by Jay Cochran - 03:48 PM 2011.03.30
reports that actor Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) is in negotiations to play a villain in the Columbia Pictures remake of the sci-fi thriller "Total Recall" which originally starred Arnold Schwarzenegger and now feature Colin Farrell in the lead role.
They also provide some details about the plot for the new movie.
The new story involves nation states Euromerica and New Shanghai, with Douglas Quaid (Farrell) a factory worker in the latter who begins to believe he is a spy, although he doesn't know for which side.
Cranston would play Vilos Cohaagen, the leader of Euromerica who, under the cover of protecting his people, is secretly readying an invasion of New Shanghai.
The "Total Recall" remake is being directed by Len Wiseman and produced by Neal Moritz.