So­cial work for tough guy Jas

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BRI­TISH hardman Ja­son Statham is set to play a SO­CIAL WORKER.

But the Hol­ly­wood tough-guy – who starred as a for­mer SAS as­sas­sin in isn’t go­ing all soft on his fans.

His new role will be a part-time BOXER in ac­tion flick

An in­sider said: “It will be a thriller with some hi­lar­i­ous mo­ments.

“Ja­son’s char­ac­ter has a heart of gold but you shouldn’t cross him.”

Statham plays New York City-based so­cial worker Duffy Dom­browski – who earns ex­tra cash by prize-fight­ing.

But he is drawn into a mys­tery when one of his clients – a crack-ad­dict hooker – is mur­dered.

The movie is based on a book by Tom Schreck.

VER­SA­TILE: Gemma Merna shows she’s not just a pair of boobs in her role as Carmel Valen­tine GRITTY: Scenes

star­ring Jes­sica Hall (Sheila Bux­ton) and Rox­anne Mckee (Louise

Sum­mers) BEACH BABE:

Scar­lett Bow­man who plays Mad­die

Mor­ri­son FINE PAIR: Gemma Atkinson

(Lisa Hunter) and Holly We­ston (Ash Kane) LOVELY: Jen­nifer Met­calfe as Mercedes

Fisher

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