Sam WorthingtonSam Worthington's star continues to rise with news that he'll star in the upcoming drama 'The Fields.' In it, the 'Avatar' hunk will play a homicide detective who is assigned to investigate a string of unsolved murders in the Texas bayous. Ami Canaan Mann will direct the film, with a script by Don Ferrarone. Meanwhile, Worthington is also rumored to play Dracula in the aptly titled 'Dracula: Year Zero.' [Hollywood Reporter]

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