Found April 24, 2013 on Players View:

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster has landed a prime acting role albeit one that is not that far out-of-character.

According to Houston’s ABC affiliate KTRK-TV, Foster will play the role of Ray Jennings a potential draft pick in the movie Draft Day  that will start filming in New York City this week.

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