The film follows Roger Brown, who is good at two things: hiring people and stealing from them. He'll risk it all when he meets a former mercenary who owns a painting worth millions.
The actor interviewed with Short List and said this about the original:
You can also see the star in Contraband, a remake of Reykjavik-Rotterdam Icelandic action thriller from 2008. Contraband was released January 13, 2012 in the U.S.
Headhunters was released April 27th, 2012 and stars Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Julie Ølgaard, Kyrre Haugen Sydness, Reidar Sørensen, Nils Jørgen Kaalstad, Joachim Rafaelsen. The film is directed by Morten Tyldum.