Pawn

(2013)

A petty robbery spirals into a tense hostage situation after three gunmen hold up a diner that's a front for the mob.

EXCLUSIVE: Sean Faris Talks ‘Pawn’ Blu-ray

EXCLUSIVE: Sean Faris Talks ‘Pawn’ Blu-ray

When the robbery of a quaint diner goes sour, viewers are taken on an intense and twisty thrill ride in the indie Pawn, currently available on Blu-ray and DVD, which features an all-star cast including Ray Liotta, Forest Whitaker, Michael Chiklis, Jessica Szohr, Stephen Lang, and Nikki Reed. At the heart of this story is Nick, portrayed convincingly by Sean Faris, a young man just released from prison, who is in the wrong place at the wrong time as the robbery unfolds. I recently had the chance to speak with this talented actor over the phone, to discuss his role in director David A. Armstrong's thriller. Here's what he had to say.

I'm a big Pawn Stars fan, and, for whatever reason, when I first heard of this project years ago, something involving a pawn shop popped into my head. Did you have any sort of reaction like that when you picked up a script called Pawn?

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EXCLUSIVE: Nikki Reed Talks ‘Pawn’

Earlier today, I had the chance to speak with actress Nikki Reed, who plays Rosalie Hale in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1, which arrives on Blu-ray and DVD February 11. We also talked briefly about another project she has coming out next year entitled Pawn, where she stars alongside Forest Whitaker, Ray Liotta, and Michael Chiklis. Take a look at what she had to say about this upcoming crime drama below.

Pawn was released April 23rd, 2013.

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Nikki Reed and Stephen Lang Join ‘Pawn’

The Michael Chiklis crime thriller Pawn has added a slew of new cast members including Nikki Reed, Sean Faris, Stephen Lang, Marton Csokas, Jessica Szohr and Jonathan Bennett.

Michael Chiklis will produce through his own Extravaganza Films. Other cast members include Forest Whitaker, Ray Liotta, and Common.

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Michael Chiklis and Forest Whitaker Join ‘Pawn’

Actors Michael Chiklis and Forest Whitaker have signed on for the indie thriller Pawn. Ray Liotta and Common have also signed on, although it isn't known what roles these actors will play.

The story centers on an ex-con who gets caught up in a hostage situation gone terribly awry, where he has to fend off the local police, FBI agents, and the mob. Michael Chiklis and Forest Whitaker will be reunited for the first time since Season 6 of The Shield, where Forest Whitaker had a season-long arc as internal affairs investigator John Kavanaugh.

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