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Seth MacFarlane's A MILLION WAYS TO DIE Gains A Wolf Puncher!

Published at: March 6, 2013, 8:35 p.m. CST

Nordling here.

Yeah, I dig Seth MacFarlane. I'm an unabashed FAMILY GUY fan (at least the earlier seasons, but you can see the bloom's coming off the rose lately), and I enjoyed TED quite a bit.  His work at the Oscars resulted in one of the weirdest awards shows I remember seeing, that's for sure.  He seems to be everywhere these days, and there's no rest for the wicked, seems like.  He's set to direct his new comedy Western A MILLION WAYS TO DIE and he's bringing together a pretty great cast, including Charlize Theron, Amanda Seyfried, and Giovanni Ribisi.

You can add one Liam Neeson to that cast, according to Hollywood Reporter.  In the movie Neeson plays a villainous outlaw, married to Charlize Theron.  He has it in for MacFarlane, whose character seems to be falling in love with Theron as well.  This won't be Neeson's first go-around with the Western genre - SERAPHIM FALLS is an underrated little gem, and hey, he made a decent redneck in Patrick Swayze's NEXT OF KIN - and I'm curious to see how Seth MacFarlane utilizes him.  A MILLION WAYS TO DIE begins shooting in May.

Nordling, out.

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