Taylor Lautner is indeed today’s most beloved vampire, and soon he’s expected to be a beloved hero too.
The yummy 17-year old who gained a huge fan base following his role as Jacob Black in “The Twilight Saga” is off to land on the title role for the upcoming Paramount action hero flick, “Max Steel,” says Nikki Finke of Hollywood Daily.
Director Joe Roth will be heading the said project, which is owned by Mattel.
Mattel, the makers of the world-famous Barbie dolls, has also announced that they will be releasing a limited edition Jacob Black Barbie collection (yes, complete with the plastic abs) once “New Moon” will be available on DVD.
Well, Taylor is currently busy finishing the last two legs of the “Twilight Saga,” and is also preparing himself for the romantic flick “Valentine’s Day” co-starring country cutie and rumored girlfriend Taylor Swift.