December 24, 2013 02:19:17 GMT
The Don Draper of 'Mad Men' goes to India to find talented young athletes to be trained for Major League Baseball.
Jon Hamm is looking for proteges in the first trailer for "Million Dollar Arm". He plays American baseball agent J.B. Bernstein whose career has been overshadowed by local sports competitors. He travels to India to find proficient cricket players to be trained for Major League Baseball.
From the producers of "Miracle" and "Invincible", the film is based on the true story of baseball pitchers Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel who were discovered by Bernstein. Directed by Craig Gillespie, the biographical drama will be released Stateside on May 16, 2014.
Suraj Sharma and Madhur Mittal will play Singh and Patel who were brought to the United States to train with baseball coach Tom House (Bill Paxton). Lake Bell portrays a beauty living next door to Hamm's Bernstein.