He's faced down robot assassins, but now Thomas Dekker may take on a supernatural foe.
Dekker, who plays John Connor in the FOX series " Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles," is in talks to co-star as a jock in the upcoming "Nightmare on Elm Street" remake, according to ShockTillYouDrop.com.
A word of warning to Thomas: Jocks don't last long in these films.
Dekker will be joined by fellow television veteran Kyle Gallner, who co-starred on "Veronica Mars." The 21-year-old will also star this year in the horror flick "From Within."
"Watchmen" star Jackie Earle Haley will play murderous ghost Freddy Krueger.
'Terminator' star takes aim at 'Nightmare on Elm Street'
Thomas Dekker in talks for horror remake role