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Slideshow: 22-Image Gallery From ‘MacGruber’ With Will Forte

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Dieter Von Cunth (Val Kilmer) is surrounded by his thugs.

CHICAGO – This 22-image slideshow features all the official press images for Rogue Pictures’ “MacGruber” starring Will Forte, Kristen Wiig, Ryan Phillippe, Powers Boothe, Maya Rudolph, and Val Kilmer. It was written by Forte & John Solomon & Jorma Taccone and directed by Taccone. It will open on May 21st, 2010.

Official Synopsis:

Only one American hero has earned the rank of Green Beret, Navy SEAL and Army Ranger. Just one operative has been awarded 16 purple hearts, 3 Congressional Medals of Honor and 7 presidential medals of bravery. And only one guy is man enough to still sport a mullet. In 2010, Will Forte brings Saturday Night Live’s clueless soldier of fortune to the big screen in the action comedy MacGruber.

In the 10 years since his fiancée was killed, special op MacGruber has sworn off a life of fighting crime with his bare hands. But when he learns that his country needs him to find a nuclear warhead that’s been stolen by his sworn enemy, Dieter Von Cunth (Val Kilmer), MacGruber figures he’s the only one tough enough for the job.

Assembling an elite team of experts—Lt. Dixon Piper (Ryan Phillippe) and Vicki St. Elmo (Kristen Wiig)—MacGruber will navigate an army of assassins to hunt down Cunth and bring him to justice. His methods may be unorthodox. His crime scenes may get messy. But if you want the world saved right, you call in MacGruber.

You can click “Next” and “Previous” to scan through this slideshow or jump directly to individual photos with the captioned links below. Photos credited to Greg Peters/Rogue Pictures.

  1. MacGruber_01: Dieter Von Cunth (Val Kilmer) is surrounded by his thugs.

  2. MacGruber_02: (L to R) Will Forte as MacGruber and writer/director Jorma Taccone on the set.

  3. MacGruber_03: Will Forte brings Saturday Night Live clueless soldier of fortune to the big screen in the action-comedy MacGruber.

  4. MacGruber_04: (L to R) Lt. Dixon Piper (Ryan Phillippe) confronts MacGruber (Will Forte).

  5. MacGruber_05: Will Forte brings Saturday Night Live clueless soldier of fortune to the big screen in the action-comedy MacGruber.

  6. MacGruber_06: Will Forte brings Saturday Night Live clueless soldier of fortune to the big screen in the action-comedy MacGruber.

  7. MacGruber_07: MacGruber (Will Forte) and Vicki St. Elmo (Kristen Wiig) are a bit disturbed by what they find.

  8. MacGruber_08: Will Forte brings Saturday Night Live clueless soldier of fortune to the big screen in the action-comedy MacGruber.

  9. MacGruber_09: Kristen Wiig as special operative Vicki St. Elmo.

  10. MacGruber_10: (L to R) An elite team of experts—Lt. Dixon Piper (Ryan Phillippe), MacGruber (Will Forte) and Vicki St. Elmo (Kristen Wiig)—are ready for action.

  11. MacGruber_11: (L to R) An elite team of experts—Lt. Dixon Piper (Ryan Phillippe), MacGruber (Will Forte) and Vicki St. Elmo (Kristen Wiig)—report for duty.

  12. MacGruber_12: (L to R) Colonel Faith (Powers Boothe) reassures MacGruber (Will Forte).

  13. MacGruber_13: (L to R) An elite team of experts—Vicki St. Elmo (Kristen Wiig), MacGruber (Will Forte) and Lt. Dixon Piper (Ryan Phillippe)—report for duty.

  14. MacGruber_14: (L to R) Dieter Von Cunth (Val Kilmer) confronts archenemy MacGruber (Will Forte).

  15. MacGruber_15: (L to R) Constantine (Tim Murphy) is disturbed by boss Dieter Von Cunth (Val Kilmer).

  16. MacGruber_16: (L to R) Writer/director Jorma Taccone and producer Lorne Michaels on the set.

  17. MacGruber_17: Kristen Wiig as special operative Vicki St. Elmo.

  18. MacGruber_18: Vicki St. Elmo (Kristen Wiig) cannot resist MacGrubers (Will Forte) charm.

  19. MacGruber_19: Ryan Phillippe as special operative Lt. Dixon Piper.

  20. MacGruber_20: (L to R) An elite team of experts— MacGruber (Will Forte), Vicki St. Elmo (Kristen Wiig) and Lt. Dixon Piper (Ryan Phillippe)—run for cover.

  21. MacGruber_21: (L to R) An elite team of experts—Lt. Dixon Piper (Ryan Phillippe), MacGruber (Will Forte) and Vicki St. Elmo (Kristen Wiig)—try to dismantle a bomb.

  22. MacGruber_22: Will Forte brings Saturday Night Live clueless soldier of fortune to the big screen in the action-comedy MacGruber.

    HollywoodChicago.com content director Brian Tallerico

    By BRIAN TALLERICO
    Content Director
    HollywoodChicago.com
    brian@hollywoodchicago.com

  23. Anonymous's picture

    Agree

    I agree with it; “Only one American hero has earned the rank of Green Beret, Navy SEAL and Army Ranger. Just one operative has been awarded 16 purple hearts, 3 Congressional Medals of Honor and 7 presidential medals of bravery. And only one guy is man enough to still sport a mullet. In 2010, Will Forte brings Saturday Night Live’s clueless soldier of fortune to the big screen in the action comedy MacGruber.”

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