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Gerard Butler bails on 'Point Break' remake
Gerard Butler bails on 'Point Break' remake

Wipeout! Action star Gerard Butler won't be starring in Alcon Entertainment's remake of the 1991 surf-crime thriller "Point Break" after all, according to the Hollywood Reporter. Butler was to follow in Patrick Swayze's footsteps as the nirvana-seeking bank robber Bodhi, acting opposite Luke Bracey ("G.I. Joe: Retaliation"), who is to play the intrepid FBI agent Johnny Utah (originally played by Keanu Reeves). Due to a combination of creative differences and a scheduling conflict, however, Butler has dropped out of the film, THR says. "Point Break" is to begin production in June and will span several months and international locales....

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