THE LORD OF THE RINGS star Sean Astin is getting sporty again for a new family baseball film.

The actor, who shot to stardom in cult American football movie RUDY, will play a real-life hero, KENT STOCK, who gave up his job and his wedding plans to take over as the coach of a failing high school baseball team.

According to movie gossip website MOVIEHOLE.NET, Amy Acker and THE ROAD TO PERDITION star Tyler Hoechlin will join Astin in THE FINAL SEASON.

24/02/2005 09:42