Liam Hemsworth to Star in "Aurora Rising"

Liam Hemsworth to Star in

Proving he”s one of today”s hottest Aussie imports, Liam Hemsworth just scored a leading role in the upcoming film “Aurora Rising.”

Relativity Media announced on Monday (May 20) that the “Hunger Games” star will portray a Southern California surfer who becomes a fighter pilot and is recruited to test a new generation of aircraft as an international conflict begins.

In the meantime, fans can catch the hunky 23-year-old actor in this summer”s Robert Luketic-directed thriller, “Paranoia.”

In the movie, an entry-level employee at a powerful corporation finds himself occupying a corner office, but at a dangerous price: he must spy on his boss”s old mentor to secure for him a multi-billion dollar advantage. “Paranoia” hits theaters on August 16th.