British tough guy Jason Statham is ditching the real world to play a fantasy hero in cult director Uwe Boll's DUNGEON SIEGE.

The TRANSPORTER star has teamed up with Leelee Sobieski, JOHN RHYS DAVIES and Burt Reynolds on the set of the movie, which started shooting in Vancouver, Canada on Sunday (03JUL05).

Statham is playing the role of FARMER in the $60 million (GBP33 million) adaptation of the sword-and-sorcery video game.

05/07/2005 09:20