The Rock To Star In New Michael Bay Film

Vulture is reporting that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is slated for the lead role in a new Michael Bay film called Pain and Gain. According to their report, Ed Harris is in talks to co-star.

Below is a synopsis of the movie courtesy of Vulture:

A thriller about several boneheaded Miami bodybuilders whose plot to kidnap, rob and murder a wealthy businessman yields decidedly mixed results: The left-for-dead victim recuperates in secret, and then hires a private detective to track down his kidnappers and exact revenge.

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  • Dangerous Lee

    This is also based on a true story.

  • Whammaster

    I expect plenty of explosions then.

  • Joe

    The rock= good action star. Michael bay=blowing thing up. Rock + Michael bay film = one bad ass action film

  • Andy


  • Sean Atkins

    *sigh* another Michael Bay film, havent we had enough.

  • Chris

    There will be slow mo! Must have a dramatic slow motion shot of people doing mundane activities!