An Old Friend Checks Out James Cameron's New "Avatar"

by | January 17, 2007 | Comments

Well here’s some James Cameron news that’s interesting if not all that surprising: In addition to the already-cast Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana, the "Avatar" director looks to be interested in hiring an old friend for his new movie. (I’m pretty sure he’s been in all Cameron’s movies except for "Titanic." Can you name him?)

It’s Michael Biehn! is reporting that Biehn and Cameron will be reuniting for the director’s long-awaited (and not nearly ready yet) "Avatar." Mr. Biehn first gained attention by playing Kyle Reese in the original "Terminator," but he also did a bang-up job as Corporal Dwayne Hicks in "Aliens." (He’s the one Marine that lived to see the end credits … but not the opening credits of "Alien 3." Grrr.) The actor also portrayed the dangerously unhinged (and creepily ill-fated) Lt. Coffey in Cameron’s "The Abyss."

So of course Michael Biehn is gonna be in "Avatar." Let’s hope Jim finds a spot for Bill Paxton, too!

(No word yet on who Biehn will be playing, but I’m putting my money on the square that says "a military guy.")

Tag Cloud

spinoff zombies hist unscripted worst movies SundanceTV werewolf RT History children's TV Tumblr Reality tv talk ESPN blaxploitation Marvel Television Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt halloween fresh Peacock richard e. Grant 21st Century Fox CBS AMC SXSW Pixar 99% DirecTV BAFTA Countdown Tubi romantic comedy Television Academy Trivia ITV E! satire Amazon Studios elevated horror game of thrones comedies Mary Poppins Returns Turner animated australia Baby Yoda dc breaking bad MTV rt archives LGBT toy story YA politics Hear Us Out TV Film Festival Country CNN First Look 72 Emmy Awards TCA Winter 2020 witnail Epix Infographic franchise Kids & Family Netflix Christmas movies doctor who period drama remakes Lifetime Christmas movies HBO Go The Walking Dead anthology Walt Disney Pictures ABC Family Travel Channel OWN dogs Cannes PaleyFest LGBTQ mockumentary book natural history biography TLC CW Seed Certified Fresh stop motion Universal Dark Horse Comics USA Network Superheroe classics cancelled TV series VOD BBC obituary Spike ID PlayStation Box Office Mary Tyler Moore DC Universe Chilling Adventures of Sabrina criterion italian GoT nature boxing RT21 cats Martial Arts Sundance Photos nbcuniversal french A24 reboot robots Amazon Prime Video Year in Review 4/20 Summer Music slashers mutant ghosts Marvel Studios Apple TV+ Sneak Peek zombie revenge TCA 2017 toronto Comic Book FOX Oscars casting Mystery dramedy hispanic TIFF Sci-Fi discovery movie GIFs Pop Valentine's Day Awards Tour IFC Set visit supernatural football spanish language Cartoon Network Disney Channel Arrowverse San Diego Comic-Con travel Sony Pictures Discovery Channel Schedule medical drama Paramount Network cancelled political drama Food Network VICE Film Endgame Animation cooking Writers Guild of America Rock National Geographic Ovation science fiction Lucasfilm 2017 twilight canceled canceled TV shows stoner VH1 binge Nominations SDCC Disney streaming service Grammys GLAAD BBC America spider-man aliens spy thriller Winners The Arrangement comiccon mission: impossible historical drama 007 all-time joker Crunchyroll Warner Bros. stand-up comedy DC streaming service WarnerMedia comics police drama transformers archives TBS facebook worst Awards Acorn TV Hulu Fall TV The Witch crossover Stephen King Polls and Games Emmy Nominations singing competition Interview TCA Awards comic books Red Carpet FXX Marvel Action laika Starz Syfy PBS screen actors guild spain cancelled TV shows Mindy Kaling finale 24 frames halloween tv psychological thriller space Showtime renewed TV shows New York Comic Con video Binge Guide 2019 A&E emmy awards Trailer strong female leads versus teaser 45 TCM HBO asian-american 71st Emmy Awards cancelled television quibi a nightmare on elm street chucky indie Biopics Rocky Fox News DGA cults The CW sitcom free movies directors Amazon Prime X-Men Vudu ratings vampires scary movies 2018 dragons Best and Worst FX on Hulu diversity MSNBC TV renewals disaster Television Critics Association BET video on demand adaptation composers IFC Films Esquire Anna Paquin independent Funimation theme song based on movie Hallmark CBS All Access documentaries HBO Max true crime E3 TruTV Christmas green book Rom-Com Character Guide dceu NYCC Disney Plus Spectrum Originals sequel Quiz The Purge Captain marvel Comics on TV Super Bowl deadpool Ellie Kemper Fox Searchlight Holiday Disney Musical concert History Comedy venice Opinion batman Pop TV Family rotten Sundance TV Mudbound Calendar parents game show BET Awards Holidays Pride Month USA golden globes Emmys See It Skip It festival south america Disney+ Disney Plus Teen Horror boxoffice ABC scorecard Heroines superhero comic President social media justice league cinemax Star Wars Avengers Creative Arts Emmys Britbox kids nfl rotten movies we love Freeform 2020 documentary Ghostbusters Women's History Month Star Trek Nickelodeon MCU Classic Film Reality Competition latino sag awards 2015 Extras cops Trophy Talk Masterpiece Premiere Dates Hallmark Christmas movies universal monsters El Rey harry potter anime Amazon festivals Paramount Elton John Election Academy Awards Netflix what to watch romance movies Watching Series YouTube Premium blockbuster Alien Winter TV TNT screenings Black History Month TV Land docudrama serial killer Brie Larson cars Drama psycho Rocketman WGN Podcast Crackle thriller Pet Sematary talk show series streaming crime miniseries NBC james bond YouTube Song of Ice and Fire christmas movies OneApp Black Mirror war Apple TV Plus adventure critics japanese Lifetime CMT crime thriller reviews Tarantino Pirates Marathons Shudder fast and furious FX DC Comics best Tomatazos Comedy Central Musicals APB Thanksgiving Nat Geo Spring TV 2016 Apple hollywood Western television films technology Columbia Pictures Cosplay crime drama child's play news First Reviews foreign spanish die hard indiana jones BBC One Mary poppins Sundance Now TCA sports dark award winner American Society of Cinematographers Video Games The Academy name the review Chernobyl Turner Classic Movies Toys Bravo cartoon Superheroes black Adult Swim Lionsgate jamie lee curtis zero dark thirty Fantasy Logo 20th Century Fox YouTube Red Shondaland sequels