I was watching the new episode of HBO’s Entourage the other night, in which the lead actor character has “cooled” and his agent strongly advises him to take a big high-profile “gimme” project like Aquaman or risk evaporating from the A-list. I can only imagine a similar conversation occurring between Ben Affleck and his talent agent, if there’s any truth to this rumor. Although I see him as more of a Namor.
Apparently Affleck is interested in whipping out his badge for the big-screen remake of the late-60s cop show Hawaii Five-O, a series known mostly for its vivid shirts and catchphrase “Book him, Danno”, and for giving rappers new lingo to describe men of the law. The property actually started a bidding war a few years ago, with a script by
As much as I’d hate to see him encourage further creative bankruptcy in