Today we have the first trailer for Michael Bay
’s passion project Pain and Gain
, a film based on the unbelievable true story of Miami bodybuilders who kidnapped a guy in order to make some easy money, and ended up enmeshed in a cycle of torture and murder.
The film stars Dwayne Johnson, Mark Wahlberg, Ed Harris, Rebel Wilson, Anthony Mackie, Ken Jeong, Tony Shalhoub
and Rob Corddry
Pain and Gain
hits theaters April 26th, 2013.
Here’s the synopsis for the film
From acclaimed director Michael Bay comes “Pain and Gain,” a new action comedy starring Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson and Anthony Mackie. Based on the unbelievable true story of three personal trainers in 1990s Miami who, in pursuit of the American Dream, get caught up in a criminal enterprise that goes horribly wrong. Ed Harris, Tony Shalhoub, Rob Corddry, Rebel Wilson and Bar Paly also star. The film is based on magazine articles by Pete Collins, with a screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely and produced by Donald DeLine, Michael Bay and Ian Bryce.