Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson team up in The Hitman’s Bodyguard. Directed by Patrick Hughes (The Expendables 3) and written by Tom O’Conner (Fire with Fire). The film also stars Gary Oldman (The Space Between Us), Salma Hayek (Sausage Party), and Elodie Yung (Daredevil Series). The script was on 2011 Black List of un-produced scripts.
The plot involves the world’s best bodyguard (Reynolds) having to protect the world’s most dangerous hitman (Jackson) while escorting him to a trial to bring down a notorious dictator (Oldman). The red-band trailer shows plenty of action, awesome stunts, and some real comedic value between Reynolds and Jackson. The film is scheduled to be released on August 18th, 2017.
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