Bryan Cranston, Laurence Fishburne and Steve Carell to Star in Richard Linklater’s “Last Flag Flying”
Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston and Laurence Fishburne are in talks to star in Richard Linklater’s next film, “Last Flag Flying.”
The project will be somewhat a sequel to the 1970s comedy “The Last Detail” starring Jack Nicholson. “Last Flag” was Darryl Ponsican’s sequel to his own 1970 novel. The sequel was published in 2005.
According to several outlets, Amazon Studios has landed the project, which will mark his first project with the streaming platform.
James Franco, Zoe Kravitz Cast in Sci-Fi Thriller 'Kin'
James Franco, Zoe Kravitz, Jack Reynor and Dennis Quaid are set to star in the sci-fi action thriller "Kin.”
Jonathan and Josh Baker will direct the film, which is based on their short film "Bag Man." The story, written by Daniel Casey, follows a recently released ex-convict (Reynor) and his adopted brother who are forced on the run while being chased by a vengeful criminal (Franco). Their only weapon is a mysterious piece of ancestry.
WME Global and Good Universe will handle the sale of the film, which will launch at next week's Toronto Film Festival.