Gerard Butler rumored to take on Patrick Swayze’s role in ‘Point Break’

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The Hollywood Reporter reported that Butler has been chosen to take over the role of surfer Bodhi, played originally by Patrick Swayze, alongside Keanu Reeves, in the remake of 1991 film Point Break.

The movie focused on an undercover FBI agent who infiltrates a gang of criminals.

The remake is set for release in 2015 and Ericson Core will direct the feature film.