Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson to star in `By Way of Helena`?

PTI| Updated: Jul 03, 2014, 09:38 AM IST

Los Angeles: `Hunger Games` star Liam Hemsworth will reportedly star opposite Woody Harrelson in a revenge western `By Way of Helena`.

Hemsworth, 24, will play the protagonist and the 52-year-old `True Detective` star will portray the main villain, reportedly.

The film revolves around David, an 1880s Texas Ranger who is sent to an isolated frontier town to investigate a series of mysterious murders. There he squares off against a local preacher named Abraham, who holds the townsfolk in a fearful grip.

Kieran Darcy-Smith (`Wish You Were Here`) is reportedly the director for the upcoming cowboy movie.