Whitaker, Knoxville Make A “Last Stand”

Forest Whitaker, Johnny Knoxville, Luis Guzman and Harry Dean Stanton are all set to star alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger in “The Last Stand” for Lionsgate reports Variety.

The story has Arnie playing the sheriff in a small town who runs up against an escaped drug cartel leader heading for the Mexican border. Jaimie Alexander, Peter Stormare, Rodrigo Santoro, Eduardo Noriega and Zach Gilford co-star.

South Korean helmer Kim Jee-Woon helms from a script by Andrew Knauer, Jeffrey Nachmanoff and George Nolfi. Lorenzo di Bonaventura are producing.