Jai Courtney has joined the cast of Dito Montiel's physchological thriller Man Down.
Courtney joins a cast that includes Shia LaBeouf, Gary Oldman and Kate Mara.
Man Down centres on the story of Gabriel Drummer, a war veteran who returns to the US traumatized after his post in Afghanistan. Courtney is cast to play a fellow veteran, and Gabriel's best friend.
Filming will begin in New Orleans, Louisiana, next month.
Courtney has a string of highly anticipated films slated for release in 2014 and 2015, including Angelina Jolie's WWII biopic Unbroken, which is set for US theatres 25 December (8 January in Oz), Russell Crowe's directorial debut The Water Diviner (released December 26 in Oz), and action-packed blockbusters Insurgent and Terminator: Genesys in 2015.
Courtney can currently be seen starring in Felony, out now in Australia, and on October 17 in USA. To attend the Los Angeles premiere of Felony, hosted by AiF, please click here for details: http://www.australiansinfilm.org/events
Australians in Film is set to honor Jai Courtney with the 2014 Breakthrough Award on October 26, 2014 at the Fairmont Hotel, Santa Monica.
Tickets for this exclusive event can be purchased here http://www.australiansinfilm.org/event-1766412