Gordon Cooper, "the youngest of the seven who was selected to everyone’s surprise"; Patrick J. John Glenn, "a revered test pilot and committed family man with unwavering principles"; Aaron Staton plays Wally Schirra, "a competitive pilot with a gift for pulling pranks"; Michael Trotter plays Gus Grissom, "a no-nonsense test pilot who eventually becomes the second man in space"; Micah Stock plays Deke Slayton, "a taciturn but incredibly intelligent pilot and engineer"; and James Lafferty plays Scott Carpenter, "a soulful man who was dubbed 'The Poet' by the other astronauts." Production will kick off this fall in Cocoa Beach, Fla., for a 2020 global premiere on National Geographic. Jake Peavy single signed baseball A Jake Peavy single signed baseball is worth about .- . Played himself in "The Teen Choice Awards 2004" in 2004. Played himself in "Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition" in 2006. Several real Navy SEALS are also expected to co-star in the film, including Kyle’s really life friend, Kevin ‘Dauber’ Lacz.
He made his film debut in the 2005 thriller Echoes of Innocence, and later has appeared in Aquamarine, Bring It On: All or Nothing and Live Free or Die Hard.
From 2007 to 2011, Mc Dorman starred as Evan Chambers in the ABC Family teen drama series Greek.
Luke Grimes has recently been getting busy on the set of Fifty Shades of Grey, but that won’t be his only big movie of 2015, as he is in final talks to join American Sniper, which already has the likes of Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller and Jake Mc Dorman attached to star.
The action movie is based on the autobiography of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (Cooper), a Texas native who racked up the most confirmed sniper kills of anyone in US military history.
The TV series continued the story of the motion picture of the same name.