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Taylor Kitsch Boards 'Battleship'

Apr 08, 2010 | 3:09am EDT

Taylor KitschFriday Night Lights star Taylor Kitsch is set to board director Peter Berg’s upcoming Battleship movie.

Kitsch will play Hopper, the film’s lead role.

The actor -- whose big-screen career is starting to take off -- and Berg are no strangers: They’ve worked alongside each other frequently on the beloved football series.

Battleship, based on the board game of the same name, will hit theaters in May 2012.

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