MARCH 17 2012 20:03h
Gerard Butler tees up new action movie
Butler, who starred in "300" and "The Bounty Hunter," said through his agency he has signed on for "Olympus Has Fallen," which centers on a Secret Service agent foiling a terror plot against 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
The Hollywood Reporter said Butler will be looking to reverse some recent box-office disappointments with the project, which is being written by Creighton Rothenberger and Katrin Benedikt and will be filmed by Millennium Studios.
HOLLYWOOD, March 17 (UPI) -- Gerard Butler says he is developing a new action movie about a terrorist threat to the White House.