Harrelson to star as trucker in movie

| 9/14/2004

Woody Harrelson, most famous for his role as baffled bartender Woody on the television series “Cheers,” is scheduled to star in a movie called “Jack Tucker: Trucker.”

The film – which is being developed by John Requa and Glenn Ficarra, the folks who brought you “Bad Santa” – is not yet scheduled for release, but may be on screens by next year. It is being billed as a “screwball comedy” and a “comedy road movie.”