Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough to make you cry in new Nicholas Sparks movie

josh-duhamel-julianne-hough-gi.jpgNow that Zac Efron has taken a turn making you alternate between swooning and crying in the latest Nicholas Sparks movie adaptation "The Lucky One," it's only fair another impossibly handsome, sculpted actor takes a turn. Lucky for people with eyes who appreciate beauty, Josh Duhamel is the chosen one.

Duhamel will romance Julianne Hough in "Safe Haven," reports HitFix. Hough will play a woman who moves to a small North Carolina town and falls in love with a widower with two small children (Duhamel). Undoubtedly they will discover more creative ways to make out outdoors or in the rain, as in every other Sparks adaptation.

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"I'm thrilled that Josh and Julianne have agreed to come aboard 'Safe Haven' -- it's hard to think of an actor better-suited to play the character of Alex than Josh, and Julianne will bring a combination of vulnerability and strength to the role of Katie. They are both such talented and charismatic individuals -- and best of all, they have tremendous personal chemistry, which is essential for this film," says Sparks in a statement.

The movie will start filming in Southport, North Carolina in June with Lasse Hallström as director.
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