Mark Wahlberg is reportedly in talks to appear in a remake of The Six Million Dollar Man.

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    Transformers Star Mark Wahlberg 'To Appear In Remake Of The Six Million Dollar Man'
    Hollywood star is being eyed-up by movie bosses for the role of astronaut Steve Austin

    By Owen Tonks On July 7, 2014
    Mark Wahlberg is reportedly in talks to appear in a remake of The Six Million Dollar Man.

    The American actor is said to have had meetings with Universal bosses to discuss playing the part of astronaut Steve Austin in the film.

    The story, which was originally broadcast as a sci-fi series in the 70s, would follow Steve Austin, originally played by Lee Majors in the television version, as his body is rebuilt with cybernetic technology following a plane crash.

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    Is Mark Wahlberg your Six Million Dollar Man? (WENN)

    Battleship filmmaker Peter Berg will apparently work on the project as a producer alongside Harvey Weinstein, according to The Tracking Board.

    A film script for The Six Million Dollar Man was originally written by Kevin Smith in the 90s but it was eventually turned into a comic book instead.

    Leonardo DiCaprio was also rumored to be starring in a movie version in 2013 but no film ever came to fruition.



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    I just hope he does a better job then the last time he played an astronaut!

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    Tim Burton's Apes movie was the first time I saw an audience look raped as they exited the theater.
     
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    Well, if anyone has the acting chops and dynamism of Lee Majors, it's Mark Wahlberg.
     
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    Luckiest man alive!
    Worst actor EVER!
    Best hair system in Hollywood!
    All 37 Wahlberg brothers are bald or balding.....minus Mark!
     
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    good point
     
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    Yay. More crap movies to look forward to.
     
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    that make 200 million plus dollars
    :facepalm:
     
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    I thought Mark Wahlberg did a great job acting in "Boogie Nights" and "Three Kings". :dontknow:
     
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    You know you are a bad actor when you are out acted by a plastic plant in a scene.

     
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    He good in the Fighter and The Departed. He can only play certain types of roles. Once he steps out of his wheelhouse, he is Keanu Reeves doing a British accent bad.
     
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    Oh yeah, completely forgot about "Departed" he was good in that too.
     
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    I like him, but jesus christ take a break already
     
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    id like to see the six million dollar man again :)
     
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    Box office prediction
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    Him mentioning that he was from Boston every other line line was brilliant! :confused:
     
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    Help a reggie out here...
    Bionic man had.... bionic sight, legs, arm, and cock?
    Bionic woman had....bionic hearing....?
    Bionic dog...?
     
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    yep ...i wonder how much that costs today
     
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    I think it will be a great movie. It should do as well as The Lone Ranger.