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Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson team up for Western

Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson team up for Western

TOGETHER AGAIN:Woody Harrelson and Liam Hemsworth are back together on the big screen. Photo: Associated Press

Actors Liam Hemsworth and Woody Harrelson are set to reunite on the big screen in a western titled “By Way of Helena.”

Hemsworth has recently signed on to join his “The Hunger Game”s co-star in the action thriller, which will center on an 1880s Texas Ranger who is sent to investigate a series of murders in a western town, according to Deadline.com.

The 24-year-old will play the lead, while Harrelson will star as a local preacher.

“By Way of Helena” will be directed by Australian filmmaker Kieran Darcy-Smith and is set to begin filming in September.

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