The first trailer has arrived for the Michael Bay action film Pain & Gain. The film, which stars Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, is based on a true story of bodybuilders in Florida who get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong. Pain & Gain is slated to release on April 26, 2013.
From acclaimed director Michael Bay comes “Pain & 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.