It has been 27 years starring John Travola and Bruce Willis pulp Fiction, And it was the last time the pair appeared together in a film. Now it seems that they are going to share screen time together in an action film for the first time in almost three decades. Paradise City, Which begins production in Hawaii this week.
In the film, directed by Chuck Russell, Willis plays Ryan Swann, a benevolent hunter making his way through the toughest streets in a barrage of bullets on the path of a kingpin in the world of aerial crime. John travolta. Sources present the film as Miami Vice Additional prize hunters and fewer friends with the police. The action hero is accompanied by Thai actress and model Priya Lundberg.
While this is the first time since working on Quentin Tarantino’s 1994 Oscar-winning Bloodbys pulp Fiction That the pair would appear together in the same film Travolta and Bruce wills It has previously appeared in the same cast list twice, but technically did not appear on screen simultaneously. Many older fans will remember that Willis voiced Baby Mickey in two look who’s Talking Films in the late 80s / early 90s in which Travolta appeared as the child’s father, James.
Director Chuck Russell has worked with another action hero in the past, Arnold Schwarzenegger Rubber, And Jim have also been hits with Carrie Smash, Mask, And a lot of trashed Scorpion king.
Co-authors of Paradise City, Corey Large, is no stranger to the films of Bruce Willis, who has produced many of them including Acts of violence, top And Cosmic sins, And Ed shares writing duties with John Drake, with whom he has worked in previous films. Willis’s team with Travolta has been trying to do something big since 2006. Well, good things come for those who wait.
With the leads Willis, Travolta and Lundberg, it looks like the film will be a definite hit when it comes to movie theaters. Willis has grossed over $ 9.4 billion at the worldwide box office, with his major action roles. die Hard Franchise, as well as recent testosterone-pack outings such as death wish Reboot. Travolta, despite falling behind at the box office with a mere .8 billion gross, was twice nominated for an Oscar, and won the Golden Globe and Primetime Emmy Award for his roles. get Shorty And America Crime Story:The People v OJ Simpson Respectively.
While not as big a name as her male co-stars, Lundberg from Bangkok, Thailand, has plenty of credits to her name both on and off screen. She starred in and produced the TV series Strange girl in strange country, And appeared in films Bangkok Adrenaline, Realms And Mommy cup phrase. She has also appeared on the covers of Cosmopolitan, Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar among others. In 2017, she became the first Southeast Asian UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador.
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