Harris fires up for ‘Blown Away’

Looks like English Bob is picking up the shooting iron one more time.

Sources say “Unforgiven” star Richard Harris is close to inking a deal to appear opposite the already-cast Jeff Bridges and Tommy Lee Jones in MGM’s action thriller “Blown Away.”

MGM and the movie’s casters had no comment.

The John Batteer and John Rice-penned story focuses on a devious explosives expert who stalks a big-city bomb squad captain for revenge.The fuses are set for an August shoot.

Trilogy Entertainment’s John Watson, Pen Densham and Richard Lewis will produce the pic for MGM.

“Predator 2” helmer Stephen Hopkins will direct.

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