Samuel L Jackson and Uma Thurman reunited for a new movie
The actors, who have already played in the cult film by Quentin Tarantino in 1994, will meet for a new comedy-thriller, The killing room.
Jackson and Thurman did not star in scenes together in pulp Fictionbut will soon join their forces on screen in The killing room.
“The combination of Uma and Sam for this project is a dream come true.
“We’re certain Nicol will deliver a special film, one that strikes the perfect balance between dark humor and thrills,” the production team said of the casting decision.
This won’t be the first meeting for the pair, however. Following the success of pulp Fictionthe actors continued to star together in Kill Bill: Volume 2 in 2004.
The upcoming film is described as a “dark, comedic thriller” that sees a hitman who accidentally takes the art world by storm.
“The story follows a hitman, his boss, an art dealer, and a money laundering scheme that accidentally turns the killer into a cutting-edge sensation overnight, which forces him to playing the art world against the underworld,” according to the film’s synopsis.
The Hollywood Reporter said Nicol Paone is directing the project and will soon begin filming for The killing room in New York and New Jersey.
Jordan Yale Levin, Jordan Beckerman and Jon Keeyes are producing the film via Yale Productions.
As of this writing, the rest of the cast of The killing room has not yet been announced.