Posted November 21, 2018 12:02:25Tom Brady, a football star for the New England Patriots, will be in the movie ”Rise of the Titans,” according to the film’s producers.
The film is scheduled to hit theaters on Christmas Day.
”Rising of the Titan,” which stars Brady and Tom Hanks, is a biopic about the rise of the Super Bowl champion team in the late 1960s.
”Rise is the story of the team’s journey from its humble beginnings as a college football team to its eventual glory, a story that will be familiar to any Patriots fan,” the producers said in a statement.
”Tom Brady will play Tom Brady, the team president, the head coach, and the players.
Tom is a man of honor and integrity, who will be the storyteller of this film.
The cast and crew have worked tirelessly to create this film and we are proud to present it to you.”
The movie stars Brady, who played his first NFL game in 1994, and Hanks as a former teammate and close friend.
Brady was drafted in the second round of the 2003 NFL draft by the Patriots.
He won the Super MVP award in 2007, the 2007 Super Bowl MVP award, the Super-Bowl MVP award and the NFL’s Offensive Player of the Year award in 2008.
He is also the all-time leader in passing yards (2,822) and touchdown passes (12,871) for the Patriots and is the franchise’s all- time leader in postseason wins (17).
Hanks, who also starred in ”Rises of the Tiger,” has starred in several movies, including ”The Lion King” and ”The Mummy.
“Hanks has appeared in more than 100 films, including a leading role in ”The Wolf of Wall Street,” which he co-wrote with Leonardo DiCaprio.
The film was written by Jon Jashni, who co-created the ”HBO series” ”The Leftovers.”