After being reported taking a number of jobs, has let go one of the projects. According to New York Magazine's Vulture, the actor turned down "", an upcoming Paramount Pictures' movie which is based on an action figure by Mattel, the world's biggest toy company.
Sources inform the site that the 18-year-old decided to drop out of "Max Steel" to make "", a Universal Pictures' film based on a toy character for Hasbro. Lautner reportedly learns that Hasbro, which is a rival company of Mattel, has done better jobs with its movies than Mattel. An insider familiar with the decision tells , "When you sign up to make a movie with Hasbro, you know it will be in theaters a year later."