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Article Date: January 20, 2006 | Publication: Daily Star | Author: GREIG CAMERON
Publication/Article Link:http://www.dailystar.co.uk

SCOTS hunk Gerard Butler is going to have to outwit James Bond in his next screen role.

The Phantom Of The Opera and Tomb Raider star will be going up against former 007 Pierce Brosnan in the gritty thriller Butterfly On A Wheel.

The Glaswegian hunk will play a father who is desperately battling to save his daughter from a kidnapper.

Golden Globe nominee Maria Bello, from Coyote Ugly and A History Of Violence, plays Butler's wife.

The happily married suburban couple have their life turned upside down when Brosnan kidnaps their five-year-old daughter.

They then have to perform a series of gruesome tasks in order to save their child.

The film is being directed by Mike Barker, who is known for cult crime flick Best Laid Plans, and is expected to be released in 2007.

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